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Syllabus of the Subject: European Union-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

  1. Introduction to the EU-MERCOSUR Interregional Cooperation Framework Agreement
  2. Bilateral cooperation framework agreements European Union-MERCOSUR
  3. International Trade Relations between the European Union and the MERCOSUR.
  4. European Union (EU)-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement (FTA) (not in force)
The Subject (e-learning) “European Union-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement (FTA)” is part of the following Higher Education Programs (Degrees, Masters, Doctorates) taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Bachelor's Degree in International Trade (e-learning)
  2. Masters (e-learning): International Business, Foreign Trade, America, BRICS Countries, Economic Relations, Europe
  3. Doctorates (e-learning): America, Europe
  4. Courses: EU's International Relations, South America

Languages of study Higher Education in English or Tertiary Education in Spanish UE-MERCOSUR Post-secondary Education in French Union européenne-MERCOSUR Study in Portuguese MERCOSUL-União Europeia

Student (Hispano-African University)

Sample of the Subject: European Union (EU)-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
European Union-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement

Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): European Union-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement (FTA)

In 1995 the European Union began free trade negotiations with the MERCOSUR (Southern Common Market) (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela). Negotiations were adjourned in 2004.

The European Union decided to re-launch the negotiations with the MERCOSUR in 2010.

Currently, the project of the European Union (EU)-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement is in stand-by.

International Trade EU-MERCOSUR

  1. Foreign trade between the European Union and the MERCOSUR represents nearly as much as the European Union trade with the rest of the Latin American markets
  2. The European Union was the first largest trading partner of the MERCOSUR (21% of the total trade of the MERCOSUR)
  3. The MERCOSUR ranks eighth among the European Union trade partners (2.7% of the total International Trade of the European Union)
  4. The European Union is the first market of the MERCOSUR for agricultural exports (20% of the total European Union agricultural imports)
  5. Top European Union exports to the MERCOSUR are industrial products (including machinery), transport equipment and chemicals products

Foreign Trade in products (Euros):

  1. The European Union exported goods to the Southern Common Market: 27.2 billion
  2. The European Union imported products from the MERCOSUR Region: 35.1 billion

Foreign direct investment (FDI).

  1. The European Union is the largest investor in the MERCOSUR.
  2. The foreign direct investment stock of the European Union in the MERCOSUR Region: 167.2 billion euros

The MERCOSUR belongs to the Latin American Economic Area of the Western Christian Civilisation and the European Union to the European area.

European Union-MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreement

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