Since the withdrawal from the EU, the New Zealand government has also started negotiations for a free trade agreement (FTA) with the UK. This is progressing well and closes the second round of negotiations in November 2020. For more information on the negotiations between the UK and New Zealand, click here. Decision No 2/2003 (2003/747/EC) of the EC-Andorra Joint Committee of 8 October 2003 laying down detailed rules for the application of the Protocol on veterinary matters supplementing the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra The signing of that Agreement would ensure security for farmers and exporters. “The UK accounts for NZ$560 million of exports in the sheepmeat-dominated sector, which accounts for 85% of that total.” These include the possibility that no trade and political agreement will be reached between the UK and the EU by the end of 2020. These agreements will enter into force when the UK`s transitional period ends on 31 December 2020 and the UK is no longer subject to EU rules. Negotiations for a free trade agreement between the EU and New Zealand started in June 2018. Negotiators met virtually for a ninth round that ended in early December 2020. To find out more about the EU-New Zealand Free Trade Agreement, click here. Council Decision 1997/345/EC of 17 February 1997 on the conclusion of an Additional Protocol on veterinary matters to the Agreement in the form of an Exchange of Letters between the European Economic Community and the Principality of Andorra A trade agreement between the EU and the United Kingdom (under negotiation) may mitigate some of the consequences of the proposed allocation of customs administration. However, this depends on the terms of the agreement and its success before the end of 2020. Under the Comprehensive and Enhanced Partnership Agreement (CEPA), the EU and the Republic of Armenia have agreed on thirteen harmonised veterinary certificates for exports from EU countries to Armenia. Commission Decision No 1/2010 of 1 June 2010 on trade in agricultural products by the Agreement between the European Community and the Swiss Confederation on trade in agricultural products The Joint Veterinary Committee established on 21 December 2010 amending Appendices 1, 2, 5, 6, 10 and 11 to Annex 11 to the Agreement (2010/797/eu) Those agreements should enter into force at the end of the transitional period.

They will ensure that the agreements currently concluded by New Zealand with the United Kingdom under similar agreements previously concluded between New Zealand and the EU continue. . . .