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CETA is a new trade agreement between the EU and Canada.

It makes it easier to export goods and services, benefitting people and businesses in both the EU and Canada.

On 21 September 2017 CETA entered into force provisionally. As such most of the agreement now applies.

National parliaments in EU countries – and in some cases regional ones too – will then need to approve CETA before it can take full effect.

About CETA

CETA in your town

Learn about each EU country's exports to Canada.

CETA in 60 seconds

A quick overview of the deal.

CETA and your business

Register for CETA benefits

CETA means reduced or zero tariffs at Canadian customs for EU businesses. Register here to take full advantage.

Useful information for your business

Consult CETA's rules of origin, or learn about Canadian government contracts now published.


CETA chapter by chapter

The full text of the deal with chapter summaries in plain English.

Meetings and documents

The Committees of CETA and the joint interpretative instrument.