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EPA EU – CÔTE D'IVOIRE : provisional application

(07/09/2016) The Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and Côte d'Ivoire entered into provisional application on 3 September 2016 following ratification by the Parliament of Côte d'Ivoire on 12 August 2016 and notification to the Council of the European Union. The agreement was approved by the European Parliament on 25 March 2009. This trade and development agreement was negotiated as a ’stepping stone’ towards the conclusion of a regional EPA with West Africa.

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