Participation of a country in several free trade areas is a normal practice, and examples of that are multiple. Moldova too, is a member of several regional trade agreements, two of which are crucially important – Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement with the EU and Free Trade Agreement with the CIS countries. In Moldova’s case, the free trade with EU does not contravene with the commitments assumed towards the countries in the CIS free trade zone. Also, our CIS Trade Area membership allows Moldova to engage in an FTA with the EU.
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