Relations between Switzerland and the rest of Europe have been developing steadily. The highlights of this development process are listed here in chronological order.





31.01.2020   The United Kingdom withdraws from the EU; a transitional period runs until 31.12.2020.


Entry into force of the agreement on the linking of the Swiss and EU emissions trading schemes (ETS), allowing Switzerland and the EU to trade CO2 emission rights.



Croatia takes on the Presidency of the Council of the EU for a six-month term.
Chronology Relations Switzerland-EU 2020