Case studies

➢ Client: biofuels division of a major oil producer

  • Project: we carried out an in-depth study of the impact of WTO negotiations on biofuels.
  • Outcome: work resulted in improved forward planning by client.

➢ Client: trading company

  • Project: we researched and analysed the European Commission anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation on US biodiesel.
  • Outcome: client was better placed to make informed decisions on business.

➢ Client: trade association representing the interests of ethanol producers

  • Project: we managed the trade association to promote the interests of its members.
  • Outcome: gave client a voice at EU institutional level and greater influence on Commission policy.

➢ Other studies:

  • Rules of Origin
  • Bilateral trade agreements
  • EU procedure for tariff change
  • EU Mercosur negotiations
  • World Custom Organisation policy on biofuels
  • EU agriculture policy on biofuels

o EU Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) negotiations