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Study Annex

  • General Rules for the Interpretation of the Harmonized System - Rule 3

    11 July 2012

    General Rules for the Interpretation of the Harmonized System - Rule 3

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  • Full cumulation

    11 July 2012

    A further stage of economic integration is offerd by the concept of “full cumulation” which gives the possibility to aggregate different origin conferring manufacturing stages done in different parties of a free trade zone. The European Economic Area (EEA Agreement) provides ground for full cumulation between its contracting parties allowing the three EFTA countries Iceland, Norway and Liechtenstein (except Switzerland) to participate in the single European market.

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  • Bilateral Accumulation / Cumulation

    29 May 2012

    As the name implies, this type of accumulation/cumulation applies between two countries. Bilateral accumulation/cumulation is most common in almost all origin legislations and provides for the use of originating inputs from the partner country of a free trade zone.

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  • General Rules for the Interpretation of the Harmonized System - Rule 5

    29 May 2012

    General Rules for the Interpretation of the Harmonized System - Rule 5

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  • ACCUMULATION / CUMULATION OR CUMULATIVE RULES OF ORIGIN

    11 July 2012

    ACCUMULATION / CUMULATION OR CUMULATIVE RULES OF ORIGIN

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  • Bilateral accumulation / cumulation

    29 May 2012

    Bilateral accumulation / cumulation

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  • Accumulation / Cumulation or Cumulative Rules of Origin

    11 July 2012

    Diagonal cumulation (sometimes also called “regional cumulation”, i.e. cumulation between member countries of a regional group of countries under the Generalised System of Preferences (GSP)), is in fact the same as bilateral cumulation, but operates between more than two countries provided they have concluded preferential trading agreements between each other .

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  • Diagonal cumulation

    11 July 2012

    Diagonal cumulation

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