A strong EU-U.S. partnership is crucial to building a more Democratic, Secure, and prosperous World.
Together, the European Union and the United States, with the population of over 827.2 millions represent:
- The account for almost half of global GDP
- And provide more than three-quarters of official development assistance Worldwide.
The Transatlantic Partnership has prospered for more than six decades, constructed on a solid foundation of common values, including a commitment to the rule of law, the democratic process, free enterprise, respect for human rights, and alleviating poverty. These shared values, combined with the deeply interdependent and interconnected Transatlantic economy and the trust and confidence built up over more than half a century of collaboration, make the EU and the U.S. natural partners for tackling global challenges. ©Delegation of the European Union to the USA
Continue to read: Europe and the U.S Partners of choice in the complex World, by Delegation of European Union to the United States November 2015