Visit of Ivo Josipović, President of Croatia, to Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council: extracts from the joint statements
Herman Van Rompuy, President of the European Council, received Ivo Josipović, President of Croatie, and held joint statements on 5 March 2010 in Brussels, about the accession negotiations of Croatia to the EU. Croatia became an independent state in 1991 following the break-up of the former Yugoslavia.
EU/Croatia trade has substantially increased since the opening of the EU market, under the Autonomous Trade Measures in 2000, and the trade provisions of the Stabilisation and Association Agreement in 2002. SHOTLISTLINK