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Egyptian commercial Policy Egypt and the WTO Barriers to exchanges , inventoried by the EU Sanitary and phytosanitary barriers , inventoried by the EU Barriers to exchanges , inventoried by the United States...
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The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) - Egypt Free Trade Agreement

Aug 3, 2020EFTATreaties & Intl. agreements

About EFTA The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is the intergovernmental organization of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.  It was set up in 1960 by its then seven Member States for the promotion of free trade and...
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The Arab Mediterranean Free Trade Agreement - The Agadir Agreement

Aug 3, 2020ATUTreaties & Intl. agreements

Agreement  Establishing a Free Trade Area  Between the Arab Mediterranean countries About Agadir Agreement (History) The (AA) was signed in the city of Rabat on 25 February 2004 between Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia....
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Egyptian commercial Policy Egypt and the WTO Barriers to exchanges , inventoried by the EU Sanitary and phytosanitary barriers , inventoried by the EU Barriers to exchanges , inventoried by the United States Miscellaneous resources Website of the Egyptian customs office (under construction in English) Website of the Egyptian Ministry of Trade and Industry Official website of the European Commission delegation in Egypt. Website of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa  (COMESA) Quality & International standards ISO Website  
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The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) - Egypt Free Trade Agreement

Aug 3, 2020 EFTA Treaties & Intl. agreements
About EFTA The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is the intergovernmental organization of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.  It was set up in 1960 by its then seven Member States for the promotion of free trade and economic integration between its members. The EFTA States signed a  Free Trade Agreement  with Egypt in Davos, Switzerland, on 27 January 2007. The Agreement entered into force on 1 August 2007. The Agreement covers trade in industrial products, including fish and other marine products, and processed agricultural products. In addition, the individual EFTA States and Egypt concluded bilateral agreements on basic agricultural products, which form part of the instruments creating the free trade area. The main objective of the Agreement...
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The Arab Mediterranean Free Trade Agreement - The Agadir Agreement

Aug 3, 2020 ATU Treaties & Intl. agreements
Agreement  Establishing a Free Trade Area  Between the Arab Mediterranean countries About Agadir Agreement (History) The (AA) was signed in the city of Rabat on 25 February 2004 between Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia. The agreement entered into force on the 6th of July 2006 after completing the ratification requirements.  The real implementation was possible since March 27th, 2007, after the publishing of customs circulars of the four-member countries. The market of more than 120 million people with a combined domestic product of nearly € 200 billion. Agadir Agreement Aims: Establishing a Free Trade Area in accordance with the provisions of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade of 1994 (GATT) developing economic...
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The Global System Of Trade Preferences Agreement (GSTP)

Aug 3, 2020 UNCTAD Treaties & Intl. agreements
About  Global System of Trade Preferences The Agreement on the Global System of Trade Preferences Among Developing Countries (GSTP) was established in 1988 as a framework for the exchange of trade preferences among developing countries in order to promote intra-developing-country trade. The idea received its first political expression at the 1976 ministerial meeting of the Group of 77 (G77) in Mexico City and was further developed at G77 ministerial meetings in Arusha (1979) and Caracas (1981). In 1982, the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Group of 77 in New York defined the basic components of the Agreement and established a framework for negotiations. In 1984, the G77 began preparatory work in Geneva on various aspects of a framework agreement. In 1985, the New Delhi...
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The EU-Egypt Association Agreement

Jul 31, 2020 European Commission Treaties & Intl. agreements
The EU-Egypt   Association Agreement   is in force since 2004. It creates a free-trade area between the EU and Egypt by removing tariffs on industrial products and making agricultural products easier to trade. Another   agreement on agricultural, processed agricultural and fisheries products   entered into force on 1 June 2010. The EU and Egypt began talks about a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement in June 2013. Negotiations on trade in services are currently on hold. Trade picture The Association Agreement improved trade conditions between the EU and Egypt. EU-Egypt trade has more than doubled from €11.8 billion in 2004 to €27.9 billion in 2017. The EU is both Egypt's biggest import and export partner, covering 29.7% of Egypt's trade volume in 2017....
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