Romania

CETA - a boost for jobs and exports in Romania

Businesses of all sizes in towns and cities across Romania already export a wide range of goods and services to Canada.

CETA will make it easier and cheaper for them to do so.

 

Companies and jobs

310 The number of Romanian companies that export to Canada.

65% The share of Romanian companies exporting to Canada that are small and medium-sized enterprises.

42,000 The number of jobs in Romania that EU exports to Canada help support.

865,000 The number of jobs in the EU that EU exports to Canada help support.

 

What kind of products does Romania export to Canada?

Companies across Romania export goods and services to Canada.
Let's take three towns or cities:

 
 

Exports and Imports

Romania and Canada already have a close trading relationship. CETA will give it a big boost.

3rd In services, Canada is Romania's 3rd biggest trade partner outside the EU.

€203 m The value of Romanian exports to Canada.

€260 m The value of Romanian imports from Canada.

 

EU trade agreements benefit companies and communities

 
 
Sources
  • Products: Dun and Bradstreet, 2016. The product examples are drawn from a representative sample of all EU companies exporting to Canada.
  • Companies: Statistics on international trade in goods by enterprise characteristics, Eurostat, 2013 (latest available year).
  • Jobs: European Commission, 2015. EU Exports to the World: Effects on Employment and Income. Figures based on latest available data (2011).