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EU-Russia Agreement

Syllabus of the Sub-subject: European Union-Russia Trade Agreement.

  1. Introduction to the trade relations between the European Union and Russia
  2. The New European Union-Russia Trade Agreement

Black Sea Synergy

The Sub-subject “European Union-Russia Agreement” is part of the following programs:
  1. Doctorate: Europe
  2. Professional Master's Program (e-learning): Europe, Pacific, BRICS Countries, Economic Relations
  3. Courses: EU's International Relations, Russia

Languages of study English or Spanish Unión Europea-Rusia French Union européenne-Russie Portuguese União Europeia-Rússia

Master for the Russian Students

Sample of the Sub-subject: European Union-Russia
European Union-Russia Relations

Description of the Sub-Subject: European Union-Russia.

The Russian Federation is the third largest trade partner of the European Union, with the Russian exports of petrol and gas making up a significant percentage of exports of Russia to Europe.

  1. The International Trade (imports and exports) rose by 32 % compared to 2009 (after having been hit by the global economic recession)
  2. The Russian Federation enjoyed an external trade extra of 68 billion euros with the European Union (EU)
  3. Total account extra of the Russian Federation rose by 47% compared to 2009 and reached 79 billion dollars
  4. The Russian Federation is the largest supplier of energy products to the European Union (25% of the European Union consumption of petrol and gas)
  5. The European Union exports to the Russian Federation are diversified: machinery and transport equipment (42.9%), manufactured products, food, and live animals
  6. The European Union and the Russian Federation finished a Partnership and Cooperation Agreement in 1994.

Negotiations on a New European Union-Russia Trade Agreement were initiated in 2008.

The New Agreement European Union-Russia provide an exhaustive framework for the European Union-Russia International Trade Relations (new dispositions on bilateral trade, foreign direct investment, and energy).

Russia belongs to the Economic Area of the Orthodox Civilisation and the countries of the European Union to the European area of the Western Christian Civilisation.

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