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Summary of Treaty


GENERAL DATA
Official Title Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra - Agreement between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra - Joint Declarations
Type of Agreement Bilateral
Place of Signature Luxembourg
Date of Signature 28/06/1990
Date of Entry Into Force 01/01/1991
Objective of Agreement To introduce, in respect of their trade relations, arrangements to take the place of national arrangements currently in force and respecting the specific situation of the Principality of Andorra.

Remarks The Agreement provides for a customs union and lays down the arrangements for products which are not covered by the union.

There are a number of accompanying instruments, including an appendix concerning the definition of "originating products" and methods of administrative cooperation.

The Agreement in the form of an exchange of letters in the pages preceding the Agreement is required to confirm the mutual acceptance of the Agreement between the EEC and the Principality of Andorra.

See Decision No 7/91 of the Joint Committee granting a derogation from the definition of "originating products" for certain processed agricultural products (OJ L 43/92 of 19/02/1992, p.33).

Various amendments.
OJ Reference L374, 31/12/1990, p. 14
Nature of Agreement Trade Agreement
Depositary Council of the European Union
Contracting Parties European Economic Community, Andorra
Authentic Texts Catalan, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish
Subject Matters Andorra
EC trade agreement
External Relations
customs cooperation
free circulation
Management Joint Committee
EU PARTICIPATION
Conclusion Decision Council Decision of 26 November 1990 on the conclusion of the agreement in the form of an exchange of letters between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra; OJ L374 of 31/12/1990, p.13
Competence Exclusive
Legal Basis Treaty EEC: Article 99
Treaty EEC: Article 113



Last Update :   08/08/2007