CARICOM TECHNICAL WORKING GROUP IN PREPARATION FOR THE CONVENING

OF THE

 COMMITTEE ON MARKET ACCESS ESTABLISHED UNDER THE FREE TRADE AGREEMENT

 BETWEEN THE CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY (CARICOM) AND

THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF COSTA RICA

 

 

VIDEO-CONFERENCE

 12 NOVEMBER 2018

 

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ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS

 

Savingram No. 531/2018 dated 25 September 2018 - CARICOM Technical Working Group in preparation for the Convening of the Committee on Market Access Established Under The Free Trade Agreement Between The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Government of The Republic of Costa Rica - Video-Conference, 12 November 2018 (Convening)

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  Attachment I to Savingram No. 531 - Draft Agenda   Acrobat PDF
  Attachments II and III to Savingram No. 531 - Proposals submitted by Costa Rica in respect of the issues listed at Items 4 and 5   MS Excel
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  Attachment IV to Savingram No. 531 - Proposals submitted by Costa Rica in respect of the issues listed at Item 6    Acrobat PDF
 

Savingram No. 619/2018 dated 30 October 2018 - CARICOM Technical Working Group in Preparation for the Convening of the Committee on Market Access Established Under The Free Trade Agreement Between The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Government of the Republic of Costa Rica, Video-Conference, 12 November 2018 (Documentation)

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Savingram No. 641/2018 dated 8 November 2018 - CARICOM Technical Working Group in Preparation for the Convening of the Committee on Market Access Established Under The Free Trade Agreement Between The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Government of the Republic of Costa Rica, 12 November 2018 (Video-Conference and Zoom Link)

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  Attachment to Savingram No. 641 - Zoom Link information   Acrobat PDF

DOCUMENTATION

ITEM 1 WELCOME REMARKS    
ITEM 2 ADOPTION OF AGENDA
ITEM 3 PROCEDURAL MATTERS
ITEM 4 PROPOSAL TO IMPROVE MARKET ACCESS FOR PRODUCTS EXCLUDED FROM THE TARIFF ELIMINATION SCHEDULE   Acrobat PDF
  ADDENDUM TO AGENDA ITEM 4 - PROPOSAL TO IMPROVE MARKET ACCESS FOR PRODUCTS EXCLUDED FROM THE TARIFF ELIMINATION SCHEDULE   Acrobat PDF
  ATTACHMENT TO ADDENDUM TO AGENDA ITEM 4 - PROPOSAL OF COSTA RICA TO IMPROVE MARKET ACCESS CONDITIONS   MS Excel
  ATTACHMENT I TO AGENDA ITEM 4 - PROPOSAL OF COSTA RICA TO IMPROVE MARKET ACCESS CONDITIONS   Acrobat PDF
  ATTACHMENT II TO AGENDA ITEM 4 - PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS OF THE PROPOSAL BY COSTA RICA TO IMPROVE MARKET ACCESS CONDITIONS FOR PRODUCTS EXCLUDED FROM TARIFF ELIMINATION SCHEDULE   Acrobat PDF
  ATTACHMENT III TO AGENDA ITEM 4 - PROPOSAL OF COSTA RICA TO IMPROVE MARKET ACCESS CONDITIONS - TREATMENT BY CARICOM ACROSS BTAs   Acrobat PDF
ITEM 5 PROPOSAL FOR TARIFF ELIMINATION BENEFITS FOR GOODS PRODUCED UNDER FREE TRADE ZONE REGIMES   Acrobat PDF
  ATTACHMENT I TO AGENDA ITEM 5 - CARICOM'S IMPORTS OF GOODS ON WHICH COSTA RICA IS SEEKING INCLUSION UNDER ANNEX III.04.6 (2012-2016)   MS Excel
  ATTACHMENT II TO AGENDA ITEM 5 - CARICOM'S EXPORTS OF GOODS ON WHICH COSTA RICA IS SEEKING INCLUSION UNDER ANNEX III.04.6 (2012-2016)   MS Excel
ITEM 6 ESTABLISHMENT OF UNIFORM REGULATIONS IN RELATION TO RULES OF ORIGIN (CHAPTER IV) AND CUSTOMS PROCEDURES (CHAPTER V)   Acrobat PDF
  ATTACHMENT TO AGENDA ITEM 6 - UNIFORM REGULATIONS REGARDING THE INTERPRETATION, APPLICATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF CHAPTERS IV AND V OF THE FREE TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF COSTA RICA AND THE CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY    Acrobat PDF
ITEM 7 TRANSPOSITION OF ANNEX III.04.02 (TARIFF ELIMINATION SCHEDULE) AND ANNEX IV.O3 (SPECIFIC RULES OF ORIGIN)   Acrobat PDF
ITEM 8 REVISION OF EXISTING RULES OF ORIGIN PROVISIONS TO STRENGTHEN THE CERTIFICATION AND VERIFICATION PROCEDURES   Acrobat PDF
  ADDENDUM TO AGENDA ITEM 8 -  REVIEW AND COMPARISON OF THE COSTA RICA PROPOSAL FOR UNIFORM REGULATIONS IN RELATION TO RULES OF ORIGIN (CHAPTER IV) AND CUSTOMS PROCEDURES (CHAPTER V), AND THE SECRETARIAT'S PROPOSAL FOR REVISION OF THE EXISTING RULES OF ORIGIN PROVISIONS   Acrobat PDF
 

ATTACHMENT TO ADDENDUM TO AGENDA ITEM 8 - CERTIFICATE OF ORIGIN

FREE TRADE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY (CARICOM) AND COSTA RICA

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ITEM 9 ANY OTHER BUSINESS    

BACKGROUND DOCUMENTATION

  Free Trade Agreement between CARICOM acting on behalf of the Government of Member States and the Government of the Republic of Costa Rica

PART I

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  PART II   Acrobat PDF
 

PART III

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  Revised Treaty of Chaguaramas   Acrobat PDF

 

 

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