List of agreements between two states, two blocs or one bloc and one state. An interactive list of bilateral and multilateral free trade instruments can be find on the TREND Analytics website.  List of agreements being negotiated. Agreements that have so far been discussed only in the absence of formal action by the parties concerned are not mentioned. The European Court of Justice has ruled that the provisions relating to arbitration between the investor state (including a special tribunal under some free trade agreements) fall within the shared jurisdiction between the European Union and its Member States and that, for this reason, their ratification should be authorised by both the EU and each of the 28 Member States.  Afghanistan has concluded bilateral agreements with the following countries and blocs: Since 00:00 on 13 June, internal borders with other EU countries have been opened; Travellers travel freely through Poland to enter, exit and pass. Lifting also involves the removal of health checks and quarantine requirements. Border controls with Russia, Belarus and Ukraine are maintained. The agreements must now be ratified by the Vietnamese National Assembly and EU member states in the case of the Investment Protection Agreement. The European Union has free trade agreements  and other agreements with a trade component with many countries around the world and negotiates with many other countries.  A study showed that trade agreements implemented by the EU during the period 1993-2013 “reduced quality-adjusted prices by almost 7%.”  Hanoi (Reuters) – The European Union signed a pioneering free trade agreement with Vietnam on Sunday, the first of its kind with a developing country in Asia, paving the way for tariff cuts for 99 percent of goods between the trade bloc and the Southeast Asian country. Full multilateral agreements (not listed below) see: List of multilateral free trade agreements. Trade and investment agreements develop the commercial dimension of bilateral relations BETWEEN the EU and Vietnam, which are grounded and governed by the EU-Vietnam Framework Agreement on Partnership and Cooperation, which came into force in October 2016.
EFTA  has bilateral agreements with the following countries – including dependent territories – and blocs: note: any customs union, every common market, every economic union, the customs and monetary union and the Economic and Monetary Union are also a free trade area. On Friday, after two decades of talks, the EU and the South American bloc Mercosur agreed on a free trade agreement.