Vietnam and European Free Trade Association (Norway, Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein) are negotiating Free Trade Agreement (FTA) including negotiation on sanitary and phytosanitary systems (SPS) which plays an important role in facilitating the exports of Vietnamese agricultural products and seafood in the EFTA. To understand more about SPS which those countries apply as well as EFTA’s requirements on SPS cooperation during FTA negotiation, MOIT and Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and VCCI organized:

Workshop “Introduce the SPS of EFTA”

At Hanoi:

Time: 8.30 am – 17.00 Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Venue: Room 101, 1st floor, MOIT - 25 Ngo Quyen, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi


Time: 8.30 am – 17.00 Thursday, October 3, 2013

Venue: 10 floor, VCCI – 171 Vo Thi Sau, 3 District, HCM

In addition, experts from EFTA countries introduced specific procedure applicable to the export of some certain goods into EFTA.

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