List of Free Trade Agreements of Switzerland

State Secretariat for Economic Affairs
Free Trade Agreements / EFTA unit, 16.06.2017

Free Trade Agreements of Switzerland1

Europe

Status / comments

EFTA-Convention2

Entry into force: 3 May 1960

European Community (EC)3

Entry into force: 1 January 1973; bilateral CH-EC

Faeroe Islands

Entry into force: 1 March 1995; bilateral CH-Faeroe

Macedonia

Entry into force: 1 May 2002

Albania

Entry into force: 1 November 2010

Serbia

Entry into force: 1 October 2010

Ukraine

Entry into force: 1 June 2012

Montenegro Entry into force: 1 September 2012

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Entry into force: 1 January 2015
Georgia Signed on 27 June 2016

Customs union Russia -Belarus-Kazakhstan

In negotiations

Croatia

FTA terminated: 01.07.2013 (accession of Croatia to the EU)

Mediterranean basin

 

Turkey

Entry into force: 1 April 1992

Israel

Entry into force: 1 July 1993

Palestinian Authority

Entry into force: 1 July 1999

Morocco

Entry into force: 1 December 1999

Jordan

Entry into force: 1 September 2002

Tunisia

Application since 1 June 2005 ; Entry into force: 1 June 2006

Lebanon

Entry into force: 1 January 2007

Egypt

Application since 1 August 2007. Entry into force: 1 September 2008

Algeria

In negotiations

Worldwide

 

Mexico

Entry into force: 1 July 2001

Singapore

Entry into force: 1 January 2003

Chile

Entry into force: 1 December 2004

Republic of Korea

Entry into force: 1 September 2006

SACU4

Entry into force: 1 May 2008

Canada

Entry into force: 1 July 2009

Japan

Entry into force: 1 September 2009. Bilateral CH-Japan

Colombia

Entry into force: 1 July 2011

Peru

Entry into force: 1 July 2011

Hong Kong Entry into force: 1 October 2012

Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (GCC)5

Entry into force: 1 July 2014

China

Entry into force: 1 July 2014, bilateral Switzerland - China
Central American States6 Entry into force: 29 August 2014 (Panama and Costa Rica)

Thailand

In negotiations

Indonesia

In negotiations
India In negotiations

Vietnam

In negotiations

Malaysia

In negotiations

Philippines

Signed on 28 April 2016

Ecuador In negotiations  
MERCOSUR7 In negotiations 
The EFTA States have signed Declarations on cooperation with the following partners: Mongolia, Mauritius, Pakistan and Myanmar.

1. Without indication, the agreements have been concluded within the framework of EFTA.

2. Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Iceland

3. EU 28

4. South African Custom Union: South Africa, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia and Swaziland.

5. Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

6. Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras and Panama.

7. Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, Uruguay

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