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European Commission - DG TRADE

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EU-Singapore Trade Picture

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Exporters’ Stories

The European Union and Singapore have finished negotiating a Free Trade Agreement and an Investment Protection Agreement.

The agreements aim to:

- remove nearly all customs duties and get rid of overlapping bureaucracy

- improve trade for goods like electronics, food products and pharmaceuticals

- stimulate green growth, remove trade obstacles for green tech and create opportunities for environmental services

- encourage EU companies to invest more in Singapore, and Singaporean companies to invest more in the EU.