|Author (Corporate)||European Commission: DG Competition|
|Series Details||COM (2020) 253|
Communication published by the European Commission on 17 June 2020, setting out a White Paper aimed at dealing with the effects caused by foreign subsidies in the Single Market.
This White Paper outlines the rationale for addressing foreign subsidies, including those which appear to undermine the level playing field in the internal market. It presents an analysis of the existing legal instrument to address foreign subsidies and discusses the question of a regulatory gap. The document also sets out preliminary substantive and procedural orientations for legal instruments to address the regulatory gap in relation to:
A public consultation was launched to seek views and input from stakeholders on the options set out in the White Paper. This consultation was scheduled to remain open until 23 September 2020.
|Subject Categories||Internal Markets|
|Subject Tags||Competition Law | Policy|
|Keywords||Foreign Direct Investment [FDI], Public Procurement
|International Organisations||European Union [EU]|