Factsheet: EPA & Maritime Transport

About the Factsheet

The aim of this Factsheet to explain to EU exporters of goods to Japan the market access opportunities offered by the EU-Japan Economic Partnership (EPA). This factsheet takes a close look at international maritime transport services defined in the Agreement. It then highlights the coverage of obligations related to that kind of transport. It also gives information on container stations and depot services, as well as on customs clearance services, maritime agency services and handling services. To read the factsheet, please click here.

Past Webinar: 

A Webinar was organised on this topic. Please click here to access the recording. If you would like to access our guest speaker PowerPoint slides, please click here.

The complete text of the EPA, and Annexes can be found on the following website of the European Commission: