Meeting with Secretary General of European Free Trade Association

2019-11-14 12:59:40

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ On November 13, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs D.Davaasuren held a meeting with Secretary General of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Henri Gétaz in Geneva, Switzerland.

The sides talked about holding the third meeting of the joint committee in early 2020 to ensure implementation of the Mongolia-EFTA Joint Declaration which was signed in 2007, creating a joint working group responsible for exploring possibilities for establishing a free trade agreement to elevate Mongolia-EFTA cooperation, and strengthening Mongolia’s customs organization under technical cooperation program.

Established in 1960, the association currently has four members namely Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, and Liechtenstein which lead the world with their economic strength and GDP per capita.