Restoring the competitiveness of Energy Intensive Industries in Europe


5 March 2014, Brussels, Belgium

Mr. Kostis Hatzidakis, Minister for Development and Competitiveness of Greece, on behalf of the Greek Presidency, will debate with EU institutions and industry options to restore the competitiveness of Energy Intensive Industries in Europe. The competitiveness of EU industry, and in particular energy-intensive industry, is under strong pressure and requires close attention. This event will enable an exchange of views with leading political actors and representatives of key European energy intensive industrial sectors, ahead of the EU Summit of 20 and 21 March 2014 on industrial competitiveness. This event is an excellent opportunity to get the latest insights and stakeholder views on industrial competitiveness that will feed the debate at the next EU Summit.