The Economy and the European Union
503 million people live in the European Union.
The European Union consists of 28 countries these are;
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Republic of Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden and the UK.
EU member states account for more than 1/4 of the entire global economy.
Peace and Prosperity
Promote economic and social progress
Speak for the EU on the international front
Introduce European citizenship
Maintain and build established EU law.