Bilateral Trade Agreements Australia

Learn about tariff results and rules of origin for Australia`s free trade agreements through the FTA online portal. To date, the EU and Australia have maintained their trade and economic relations under the 2008 EU-Australia partnership. The aim is to facilitate trade in industrial products between the EU and Australia by removing technical barriers and improving trade in services and investment. The EU and Australia have concluded negotiations for a political framework agreement with a number of economic and trade cooperation agreements. Free trade agreements (FAs) offer a competitive advantage to Australian businesses. By removing and removing certain barriers to international trade and investment, free trade agreements benefit Australian exporters, importers, producers and investors. For more information on EU-Australia trade negotiations Australia has trade initiatives or trade agreements with countries or groups of countries listed in the table below. Free trade agreements provide a mechanism to facilitate trade in goods. Each agreement contains information and links to legislation, guidelines and opinions on rules of origin and access to preferential rates.

Do you need help accessing Free Trade Advantage? Check out the User Manual (PDF 532KB) or the e-mail fta@austrade.gov.au Free Trade Agreement (ATF) are international agreements that remove or reduce certain barriers to trade and investment between two or more countries. Australia currently has 11 free trade agreements with 18 countries and is seeking to negotiate and implement additional agreements. There is a mutual recognition agreement between the EU and Australia to facilitate trade in industrial products by removing technical barriers. The agreement establishes mutual recognition of compliance assessment procedures. This reduces the testing and certification costs of exports and imports. The annual high-level dialogue on high-level trade policy meets regularly to discuss bilateral trade relations. Contains information on relevant legislation, guidelines and opinions. Australia is part of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the Comprehensive Regional Economic Partnership (RCEP).

Filled with videos, animations, interactive quiz questions and a glossary to explain all the technical terms – Free Trade Advantage has been designed to help new and experienced exporters move in the same way through the FTA process and ensure that Australian companies fully leverage all the benefits that FTAs have to offer.