Euro-Mediterranean association agreement between the EU and Tunisia

 

SUMMARY OF

Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the EU and the Republic of Tunisia

Decision 98/238/EC, ECSC — on the conclusion of a Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the EU and the Republic of Tunisia

WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE AGREEMENT AND THE DECISION?

The aims of the agreement are to:

The decision concludes the agreement on behalf of the EU.

KEY POINTS

The agreement comprises 8 headings.

DATE OF ENTRY INTO FORCE

The agreement entered into force on 1 March 1998.

BACKGROUND

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MAIN DOCUMENTS

Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part (OJ L 97, 30.3.1998, pp. 2-183)

Successive amendments to the Agreement have been incorporated into the original document. This consolidated version is of documentary value only.

Decision 98/238/EC, ECSC of the Council and the Commission of 26 January 1998 on the conclusion of a Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part (OJ L 97, 30.3.1998, p. 1)

RELATED DOCUMENTS

Decision No 1/2018 of the EU-Tunisia Association Council of 9 November 2018 adopting the EU-Tunisia strategic priorities for the period 2018-2020 [2018/1792] (OJ L 293, 20.11.2018, pp. 39-45)

Commission Staff Working Document — Individual reports and info sheets on implementation of EU Free Trade Agreements — Accompanying the document Report from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on Implementation of Free Trade Agreements 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2017 (SWD(2018) 454 final, 31.10.2018)

Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part, to take account of the accession of the Republic of Bulgaria and Romania to the European Union (OJ L 296, 14.10.2014, pp. 3-12)

EU Trade and Investment Strategy for the Southern Mediterranean following the Arab Spring revolutions European Parliament resolution of 10 May 2012 on Trade for Change: The EU Trade and Investment Strategy for the Southern Mediterranean following the Arab Spring revolutions (2011/2113(INI)) (OJ C 261E, 10.9.2013, pp. 21-30)

2009/819/EC: Decision No 1/2009 of the EU-Tunisia Association Council of 22 October 2009 amending Decision No 1/1999 on the implementation of the provisions on processed agricultural products laid down in Article 10 of the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part (OJ L 291, 7.11.2009, pp. 29-39)

2006/612/EC: Decision No 1/2006 of the EU-Tunisia Association Council of 28 July 2006 amending Protocol 4 to the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement, concerning the definition of the concept of originating products and methods of administrative cooperation

Protocol 4 concerning the definition of the concept of originating products and methods of administrative cooperation (OJ L 260, 21.9.2006, pp. 1-110)

Council Decision 2005/720/EC of 20 September 2005 on the conclusion of the Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part, to take account of the accession of the Czech Republic, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Cyprus, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta, the Republic of Poland, the Republic of Slovenia and the Slovak Republic to the European Union (OJ L 278, 21.10.2005, p. 1)

Protocol to the Euro-Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Communities and their Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part, to take account of the accession of the Czech Republic, the Republic of Estonia, the Republic of Cyprus, the Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Republic of Hungary, the Republic of Malta, the Republic of Poland, the Republic of Slovenia, and the Slovak Republic to the European Union (OJ L 278, 21.10.2005, pp. 3-8)

Council Decision 2000/822/EC of 22 December 2000 on the conclusion of an Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Community and the Republic of Tunisia concerning reciprocal liberalisation measures and amendment of the Agricultural Protocols to the EC/Tunisia Association Agreement (OJ L 336, 30.12.2000, p. 92)

Information on the entry into force of the Euro_+Mediterranean Agreement establishing an association between the European Community and its Member States, of the one part, and the Republic of Tunisia, of the other part (OJ L 132, 6.5.1998, p. 14)

last update 23.10.2019