As competitiveness emerges in economic development, it captures both the limitations and challenges of global competition. The Competitiveness & Innovation Working Group engages in dialogue with policy-makers, authorities and research institutions with a view to contribute to Europe's ability to maintain in the long term a vibrant and innovative manufacturing base as well as quality jobs.
Key topics covered by the Working Group:
- Achievement of the Single Market
- Better Regulation
- Circular Economy
- Innovation Policy
- Mainstreaming of competitiveness in all policy areas and at all policy levels
- Indusrial Policy
It also produces a competitiveness benchmarking report on a regular basis.