Agriculture in the Canada-EU Economic and Trade Agreement
Viju, Crina, Kerr, William A., International Journal
According to article 24 of the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT), preferential trade arrangements (custom unions) and free trade areas are allowed by the World Trade Organization (WTO). The GATT requires that these agreements cover substantially all trade and that existing external tariffs should not be raised by the countries concluding free trade agreements. Article 24 of GATT stipulates that:
A free-trade area shall be understood to mean a group of two or more customs territories in which the duties and other restrictive regulations of commerce.. .are eliminated on substantially all the trade between the constituent territories in products originating in such …
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Publication information: Article title: Agriculture in the Canada-EU Economic and Trade Agreement. Contributors: Viju, Crina - Author, Kerr, William A. - Author. Journal title: International Journal. Volume: 66. Issue: 3 Publication date: Summer 2011. Page number: 677+. © Canadian Institute of International Affairs Fall 1997. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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