EU-Singapore trade and investment agreements: Final text (Apr 2018)

European Commission | 13 April 2018

EU-Singapore trade and investment agreements: Final text (Apr 2018)

Free Trade Agreement

Preamble

CHAPTER 1: General Definitions
CHAPTER 2: National Treatment and Market Access for Goods
Annex 2-A: Elimination of Customs Duties
Appendix: Tariff Schedule of the European Union
Annex 2-B: Motor Vehicles and Parts thereof
Annex 2-C: Pharmaceutical Products and Medical Devices

CHAPTER 3: Trade Remedies

CHAPTER 4: Technical Barriers to Trade

Annex 4-A: Electronics
Appendix 4-A-1: Scope
Appendix 4-A-2: Product Categories
Appendix 4-A-3: Definitions

CHAPTER 5: Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

Annex 5-A: Competent Authorities
Annex 5-B: Approval of Establishments for Products of Animal Origin

CHAPTER 6: Customs and Trade Facilitation

CHAPTER 7: Non-Tariff Barriers to Trade and Investment in Renewable Energy Generation

CHAPTER 8: Services, Establishment and Electronic Commerce

Annex 8-A: The Union’s Schedule of Specific Commitments
Appendix 8-A-1: Specific Commitments - Cross-Border Supply of Services
Appendix 8-A-2: Specific Commitments - Establishment
Appendix 8-A-3: Specific Commitments – Key Personnel and Graduate Trainees and Business Services Sellers
Annex 8-B: Singapore’s Schedule of Specific Commitments
Appendix 8-B-1: Singapore’s Schedule of Specific Commitments
Appendix 8-B-2: Specific Commitments on Financial Services

CHAPTER 9: Government Procurement
Annex 9-A: Central Government Entities
Annex 9-B: Sub-Central Entities
Annex 9-C: Utilities
Annex 9-D: Goods
Annex 9-E: Services
Annex 9-F: Construction Services and Works Concessions
Annex 9-G: General Notes and Derogations
Annex 9-H: Means of Publication
Annex 9-I: Public-Private Partnerships

CHAPTER 10: Intellectual Property

Annex 10-A: List of Names to be Applied for Protection as Geographical Indications in the Territory of the Parties
Annex 10-B: Protected Geographical Indications

CHAPTER 11: Competition and Related Matters

Annex 11-A: Principles Applicable to other Subsidies

CHAPTER 12: Trade and Sustainable Development

CHAPTER 13: Transparency

CHAPTER 14: Dispute Settlement

Annex 14-A: Rules of Procedure for Arbitration
Annex 14-B: Code of Conduct for Arbitrators and Mediators

CHAPTER 15: Mediation Mechanism

CHAPTER 16: Institutional, General and Final Provisions

Protocol 1: Rules of Origin (incl Annexes and Joint Declarations)

Understanding 1: in relation to Article 16.6 (Taxation)
Understanding 2: in relation to the Remuneration of Arbitrators
Understanding 3: Additional Customs-Related Provisions
Understanding 4: Mutual Recognition of Customs’ Authorised Economic Operators (AEO) Programmes

Joint Declaration concerning Customs Unions

Letter on Geographical Indications

Investment Protection Agreement

PREAMBLE: Preamble

CHAPTER 1: Objective and General Definitions

CHAPTER 2: Investment Protection

CHAPTER 3: Dispute Settlement

CHAPTER 4: Institutional, General and Final Provisions

Annex 1: Expropriation
Annex 2: Land Expropriation
Annex 3: Expropriation and Intellectual Property Rights
Annex 4: Public Debt
Annex 5: Agreements Referred to in Article 4.12
Annex 6: Mediation Mechanism for Disputes between Investors and Parties
Annex 7: Code of Conduct for Members of the Tribunal, the Appeal Tribunal and Mediators
Annex 8: Rules on Public Access to Documents, Hearings and the Possibility of Third Persons to Make Submissions
Annex 9: Rules of Procedure for Arbitration
Annex 10: Mediation Procedures for Disputes between Parties
Annex 11: Code of Conduct for Arbitrators and Mediators

Understanding 1: In Relation to Singapore’s Specific Constraints of Space or Access to Natural Resources

Understanding 2: In Relation to the Remuneration of Arbitrators