Minister Kajiyama Holds Meeting with H.E. Mr. Valdis Dombrovskis, Executive Vice President of the European Commission for an Economy that Works for People via Video Conference
March 29, 2021
Both sides discussed a wide range of cooperation including trade and environment at the video conference. Regarding the EU’s transparency and authorization mechanism for exports of COVID-19 vaccines updated on March 24th, Minister Kajiyama asked for Executive Vice-President Dombrovskis to ensure smooth deliveries of vaccines from European countries to Japan. Executive Vice-President Dombrovskis replied that he fully understood Japan’s concerns and would make the utmost efforts to do so, while ensuring timely and sufficient vaccine deliveries to EU citizens.
Division in Charge
Europe Division, Trade Policy Bureau