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Mainland and Hong Kong Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (CEPA)

Services incidental to fishing, agriculture, hunting and forestry

Liberalisation Measures under CEPA

 
The Agreement on Trade in Services covers and consolidates commitments relating to liberalisation of trade in services provided in CEPA and its Supplements and also the Agreement between the Mainland and Hong Kong on Achieving Basic Liberalisation of Trade in Services in Guangdong.
 
Agreement on Trade in Services
Reserved Restrictive Measures under Commercial Presence (Negative List)
Sector

Sub-sector

1. Business Services
  1. Rental/Leasing Services without Operators
  1. Rental/leasing services relating to agricultural machinery and equipment (CPC83106-83109)
Obligations concerned National Treatment
Reserved Restrictive
Measures
Commercial Presence

Apply national treatment.
   
Sector

Sub-sector

1. Business Services
  1. Other Business Services
  1. Services incidental to agriculture, hunting and forestry (CPC881)
Obligations concerned
National Treatment
Reserved Restrictive
Measures
Commercial Presence
  1. For the selection of new species of crops and seed production, the Mainland party shall be the controlling shareholder.

  2. Not to engage in the development of nationally protected wild animal and plant resources of Mainland origin.

  3. Not to engage in carving, processing or sales of nationally protected wild animals (including but not limited to ivory and tiger bone).

  4. Not to engage in damage assessment of forest fires and other forest assessments.

  5. Not to be granted Forest Ownership Certificates.
   
Sector

Sub-sector

1. Business Services
  1. Other Business Services
  1. Services incidental to fishing (CPC882)
Obligations concerned National Treatment
Reserved Restrictive
Measures
Commercial Presence

Not to engage in Mainland ocean fisheries and Mainland capture operations.