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EU-China Agreement

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and China, Hong Kong and Macau.

  1. European Union-China Trade Relations
  2. European Union-China Agreement on Foreign Trade and Cooperation
  3. EU-China 2020 Strategic Agenda for Cooperation
  4. European Union relations with Hong Kong and Macau
The Sub-subject “European Union (EU)-China Cooperation Agreement” is part of the following programs:
  1. Masters: Europe, International Business, Pacific, Asia
  2. Doctorates (e-learning): Asia, Europe
  3. Courses: EU's International Relations, China
Master for the Chinese Students

Languages of study English or Spanish Unión Europea-China French Union européenne-Chine Portuguese União Europeia-China

Sample of the Sub-subject: European Union (EU)-China Cooperation Agreement (FTA)
European Union-China Agreement

Description of the Sub-Subject: European Union (EU)-China Cooperation Agreement

The relationships of the European Union with the People's Republic of China, established in 1975, are governed by the European Union-China Trade and Cooperation Agreement and seven other agreements.

  1. China is an strategic partner for the European Union
  2. The European Union is the largest trade partner of the People's Republic of China
  3. China is the largest source of imports and the second-largest trade partner of the European Union (EU)
  4. China is the second trade partner of the European Union behind the United States and the largest source of imports of the European Union (EU)
  5. The European Union is also the largest trade partner of the People's Republic of China

The People's Republic of China is the fastest growing export market of the European Union (EU).

Foreign trade in products (Euros)

  1. The European Union exported products to the People's Republic of China: 113.1 billion (+38% in 2009)
  2. The European Union imported goods from China: 281.9 billion (+31% in 2009)

International Trade in services (Euros)

  1. The European Union services exports to China: 18 billion
  2. The European Union services imports from China: 13 billion

The European Union was the second-largest trade partner of Hong Kong, the third largest international market, and the third largest supplier. Hong Kong was the 17th largest trade partner of the European Union (EU).

Bilateral trade registered an average annual growth rate of 6% annually between 2004 and 2009.

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