March 10

2020

EPA Helpdesk Webinar 17: Leather and Footwear Products

10-03-20 | 10:30 - 11:30 AM CET

How can EU exporters of leather and footwear products benefit from EPA concessions in exporting their products to Japan?

Import trade concessions are contained in the EPA for EU exporters of leather and footwear products to Japan.  As a result, these EU products have since the entry into force of the Agreement an important competitive advantage on the Japanese markets.

This webinar is part of a series of webinars by the EU-Japan EPA Helpdesk. Each webinar will address a different topic or sector and will look at the changes the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement will make and the opportunities it will create. Each webinar will be accompanied by a factsheet and a practical guide. For more information on the EPA Helpdesk please click here.

The webinar was targeted to EU companies seeking to export leather and footwear products to Japan by taking advantage of the trade preferences offered by the EPA.

Topics covered:

  • Introduction
  • Different types of concessions
  • Market access opportunities.
  • Preliminary information on related Rules of Origin
  • Sources of information

Speaker: Yvan Van Eesbeek, Consultant on International Trade Agreements

Organiser: EU-Japan Centre for Industrial Cooperation - Brussels Office

To Register please click here. 

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