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METI Minister Kajiyama Holds Video Conference with H.E. Mr. Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President for European Green Deal, European Commission

December 11, 2020

On December 11 (Fri.), 2020, Mr. Kajiyama Hiroshi, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, held a video conference with H.E. Mr. Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President for the European Green Deal, European Commission.

At the conference, Minister Kajiyama pointed out the importance of realizing a “virtuous cycle of economy and environment” by recognizing growth strategy efforts for taking on carbon neutrality goals to be achieved by 2050. Both sides decided to continue discussing cooperation in the context of green and growth.

Scenes from the conference

Division in Charge

Europe Division, Trade Policy Bureau