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Detail

Area
European Union
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
Rapeseed oil
Date
01/09/2017
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Free trade agreement
Description
Announced the provisional implementation, from 21 September 2017, of the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA), which entails the elimination of the EU\'s tariffs on Canadian rapeseed oil imports.
Notes
The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada has entered into force provisionally on 21 September 2017. Concerning oilseeds, the agreement’s implementation entails the elimination – from day one – of the EU’s tariffs on Canadian rapeseed oil imports (see MPPU Dec.’16). CETA’s full and definitive application remains contingent upon ratification by all EU Member State parliaments.