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Hong Kong, China - New Zealand Closer Economic Partnership Agreement

Text of the Agreement


Chapter 1: Initial Provisions

Chapter 2: General Definitions and Interpretations

Chapter 3: Trade in Goods 

Chapter 4: Rules of Origin

  • Annex I to Chapter 4 (Rules of Origin): Product Specific Rules Schedule (Note: With the adoption of the 2017 Edition of the World Customs Organization Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, an updated Product Specific Rules Schedule can be accessed here)

Chapter 5: Customs Procedures and Cooperation

Chapter 6: Trade Remedies

Chapter 7: Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures  

Chapter 8: Technical Barriers to Trade

Chapter 9: Competition

Chapter 10: Electronic Commerce

Chapter 11: Intellectual Property

Chapter 12: Government Procurement 

Chapter 13: Trade in Services (Side Instrument)

Chapter 14: Movement of Business Persons (Side Instrument)

Chapter 15: Transparency

Chapter 16: Dispute Settlement (Side Instrument)

Chapter 17: Administrative and Institutional Provisions

Chapter 18: General Provisions

Chapter 19: Exceptions

Chapter 20: Final Provisions