Government of the Republic of Moldova
Ministryof Economy andInfrastructure

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Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area

Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area


For detailed information on the DCFTA you can write to or by phone:

Cristina CEBAN

Tel.: 022 250 554 

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The Association Agreement (AA) aims to deepen political and economic relations between Moldova and the EU, and to gradually integrate Moldova into the EU Internal Market-the largest single market in the world.

This includes the setting up of a Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA), which is a core part of the Agreement.

The Association Agreement was initialed on 29 November 2013 in Brussels. It was signed on 27 June 2014 and is being provisionally applied since 1 September 2014. It will officially come into force once ratified by all 31 signatories.




II. Deep and Ccomprehensive Free Trade Area EU-Moldova 


III. Advantages of DCFTA versus Customs Union (Russia- Kazakhstan- Belarus)


IV. Informative notes towards tariff quotas provided in the DCFTA context between Moldova and EU


V. Myths about the EU-Moldova Association Agreement and DCFTA


VI.  Factual background tariff - rate under EU -Moldova DCFTA