Joint Declaration for an ambitious EU industrial strategy

16 February 2017


The European manufacturing industry, representing a diverse range of sectors, call on the European Commission to:


  • reaffirm its commitment to reaching the target of 20% of GDP from industry, with an
    ambitious and realistic timeline;
  • adopt an Action Plan to tackle the challenges that the industrial sectors are facing, in the
    framework of a Communication that would include concrete steps and milestones; and
  • commit to implement this Action Plan in a timely manner and regularly report on progress.


Read the full declaration here