How do the EU’s trade agreements work? 

 
 

The EU has trade agreements with countries all over the world, but how does it work and what are the benefits? Watch the video to find out.

Trade deals help to create jobs and boost the economy by removing barriers, such as tariffs. It also allows the EU to set quality standards and add clauses on human rights and labour in order to help improve the situation in the countries with which it trades.


The EU already has trade agreements in place with countries and regions in every corner of the world and it is currently negotiating many more.