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AGREEMENT/TREATY
DATE OF ENTRY INTO FORCE
Agreement

Legal texts relating to the monitoring of rice tender, support programs for animal diseases, food security program and the support to rice development association

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Agriculture Products or Group Products

Animal Diseases

ECOST and Rice Grain

Food and Security

West African Rice Development

Agreement

Legal texts governing ECOWAS’ Trade liberalization Scheme (ETLS) which sets the region as a free trade area.

Also, captured here are texts relating to Market Liberalization Rules, and Rules of Origin.

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Trade Liberalization Scheme

Certificate of Origin

Agreement

The Treaty forming the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) was signed on 28 May 1975 and revised in 1993. The ECOWAS Treaty is also referred to as the Lagos Treaty because it was signed in Lagos

Agreement

Common External Tariff and its application makes ECOWAS a Customs Union.

Captured here are legal texts relating to Customs Declaration Forms, Import Duty, Customs Valuation, and ECOWAS Customs Code.

Also captured are Anti-dumping, Countervailing and Safeguard legal texts

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Customs declaration form 

Import duty

Non-tariff barriers

 

Customs value of product

ECOWAS Common External Tariff

Tax and value added

Customs Code

Import Dumped from Non-ECOWAS

Safeguard measures

Agreement

Relating to the amendment of the Free Movement Protocol and associated Code of Conduct on implementing the Free Movement Protocols and National Monitoring Structures for the implementation of the Free Movement Protocols.

The establishment of the ECOWAS Travel Certificate

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Free Movement of Persons, Rights of Entry and Establishment

Travel Certificate