EU and Japan have signed a free trade agreement

Published: 18.07.2018 Related countries:  United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

EU and Japan will do the business more together

The presidents of the European Council and the European Commission Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker and Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe signed a contract on economic partnership between the EU and Japan in Tokyo. It will enable opening a free trade zone on the territory for nearly 600 million people. At the same time, it will remove most customs charges reaching EUR 1bn on the part of the EU.