Distinguish between a free trade area and a customs union?
Free Trade Areas
A free trade area eliminates most, if not all, trade barriers such as tariffs, quotas and preferences on the flow of goods and services between its member countries. However, member countries negotiate trade agreements separately with external countries. The 1994 North American Free Trade Agreement between the U.S., Canada and Mexico, also known as NAFTA, formed the largest free trade area at that time.
A customs union, in contrast to a free trade area, is a trade agreement in which a group of countries charges a common set of tariffs to external countries, while granting free trade among member countries. It is a higher level of economic integration over a free trade area, but less than a common market, which also allows free movement of resources such as capital and labor between member countries. The European Union, for example, evolved from a customs union to a common market. The addition of common tariffs imposed on external countries differentiates a customs union agreement from a free trade area.
Regional economic agreements reflect the level of political cooperation of the countries involved and serve to affirm their political relations. Whether such trade agreements are beneficial to member countries depends on the level of trade creation versus trade diversion. The impact of economic integration on political ties, however, remains unquestionable.
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What is the Latin American Free Trade Area?
A free trade area is where there are no tariffs between member nations. A customs union goes a step farther and requires all members to have the same external tariff policy… to goods coming in from outside the customs union. So, if Countries A & B are in a customs union, they would both charge the same tariff on goods imported from Country C. The reason for this is to prevent imports coming into the country with the lowest tariff and then being sent to another country in the union (without a tariff). The producer can send it directly to the end nation.
the offering will be successful if it delivers value and satisfaction to the buyer. The value reflects the sum of the advantages and costs to the customer. It's a combination …of quality, service, and price. Satisfaction reflects a person's judgment of a product's perceived performance in relationship to the expectations. if the performance falls short of the expection, then the customer is dissatisfied and disappointed. IF it matches expections, the customer is satisfied. If it exceeds them, the customer is delighted.
Regulations are Directly Applicable under EC Law, which means that they automatically become part of National law of the 27 Member States. Directives on the other hand are not… directly applicable as Member States are required to implement Directives choosing the form and methods of how they are implemented.
Free trade means that two or more countries have opened their borders to each others goods free of duties and charges that would otherwise apply.
When a country crosses its national frontiers to market its products it is indulging in international marketing. The vast domestic markets have provided the firms an opportuni…ty for continued growth which finally reaches a point where the possibility of continued expansion levels off.
Essentially they are exactly the same thing. Labor unions are sometimes more associated with a specific companyor group of people. Whereas a trade union may correspond to the…entire network of people that are in that profession.
A trade association is an organization which is founded bybusinesses that operate in a particular industry. A trade union isan organization of workers who have united on a sin…gle platform toachieve common goals. These goals are for the common good such asprotecting the integrity of its trade, achieving higher pay,acquiring benefits, gaining healthcare and retirement, safetystandards, better working conditions, etc.
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free trade area A group of countries that invoke little or no price control in the form of tariffs or quotas between each other. Free trade areas allow the agreeing nations t…o focus on their competitive advantage and to freely trade for the goods they lack the experience at making, thus increasing the efficiency and profitability of each country. Example: NAFTA common market Group formed by countries within a geographical area to promote duty free trade and free movement of labor and capital among its members. European community (as a legal entity within the framework of European Union) is the best known example. Common markets impose common external tariff (CET) on imports from non-member countries .
A registered trade union may be recognised but a recognised trade union has to be registered. Registration is mandatory but recognition is essential when there is multiplicity… of trade unions existing in an organisation.
Ideology is the pattern or cluster of ideas accepted by a political party or other voluntary group. Trade unionism is the preference among some workers for organizing or joi…ning a union at their current employer. Union members need not share any ideology, they must just pay dues.
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Consumer promotions are targeted towards end consumers. Tools include samples, coupons, cash refunds, price packs, premiums, advertising specialties, patronage rewards, point-…of-purchase displays and demonstrations, and contests, sweepstakes and games. On the other hand, a trade promotion is directed to the retailer and/or wholesaler. The point of a trade promotion is to persuade resellers to carry a brand, give it shelf space, promote and push it. Tools used for consumer promotions can also be used as trade promotions. In addition, manufacturers will do things like offering discounts off list price, advertising allowances and display allowances as trade promotion tools.
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