New Zealand - China Free Trade Agreement.

New Zealand China Free Trade Agreement


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1. Initial Provisions

2. General Definitions

3. Trade in Goods

4. Rules of Origin and Operational Procedures

5. Customs Procedures and Cooperation

6. Trade Remedies

7. Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures

8. Technical Barriers to Trade

9. Trade in Services

10. Movement of Natural Persons

11. Investment

12. Intellectual Property

13. Transparency

14. Cooperation

15. Administrative and Institutional Provisions

16. Dispute Settlement

17. Exceptions

18. Final Provisions


Annex 1: Tariff Schedules

Annex 2: Special Agricultural Safeguard Measures

Annex 3: Mid-Term Review Mechanism

Annex 4: China's Country-Specific Tariff Quotas for Wool and Wool Tops

Annex 5: Product Specific Rules of Origin

Annex 6: Certificate of Origin

Annex 7: Declaration of Origin

Annex 8: Schedules for Specific Commitments on Services

Annex 9: Sectoral Coverage under Article 107

Annex 10: Commitments on Temporary Entry by Natural Persons

Annex 11: Commitments on Temporary Employment Entry by Natural Persons

Annex 12: Visa Facilitation

Annex 13: Expropriation

Annex 14: The Agreement of New Zealand and the Government of the People's Republic of China on Cooperation in the Field of Conformity Assessment in Relation to Electrical and Electronic Equipment and Components.

Annex 15:  Television Programmes Co-Production Agreement between the Government of New Zealand and the Government of The People‚Äôs Republic of China

Implementing Arrangements

Side letters and arrangements

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