EFTA: Resources

EFTA Surveillance Authority

The EFTA Surveillance Authority is an organization dedicated to ensuring that members of the EFTA follow through with their agreement through the EEA (European Economic Area) to promote free movement of goods, services, people, and capital. The site provides an overview of the EFTA surveillance authority as well as information on EEA and EFTA member countries, including internal market, state aid, and competition knowledge.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 26, 2016

European Free Trade Association (EFTA)

The European Free Trade Association (EFTA) is an international organization composed of Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland. The EFTA is tasked with promoting free trade and economic integration. Information is provided on the relationship between the EFTA and the European Economic Area. Trade statistics on EFTA member countries, legal texts, and various publications are also available.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 26, 2016

Tags: Regional Trade Agreements

State Secretariat for Economic Affairs: European Free Trade Association (EFTA)

Switzerland's State Secretariat for Economic Affairs provides information regarding the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) on this webpage, as Switzerland is one of the four members of the EFTA. The site details the history, policies, and general information regarding the EFTA.

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 26, 2016

The European Free Trade Area (EFTA) and the European Economic Area (EEA)

This website pertains to the European Free Trade Area (EFTA) and the European Economic Area (EEA), which are two trade blocs based in Europe. The EFTA is composed of Norway, Liechtenstein, Iceland, and Switzerland. The EEA is composed of Norway, Liechtenstein, and Iceland. The document provides information on the structure, history, and function of each trade bloc. It also speaks to their intertwined nature, and lists quotes and links pertaining to the organizations. 

Last reviewed by globalEDGE on: February 29, 2016

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