Report by Peter Thorneycroft on the establishment of a free-trade area in Europe (19 July 1957)

On 19 July 1957, Peter Thorneycroft, British Chancellor of the Exchequer, presents to the Council of the Organisation for European Economic Cooperation (OEEC) a report in which he lists the various obstacles to the establishment of a free-trade area in Europe.

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Source: Negotiations for a European Free Trade Area, Documents relating to the negotiations from July, 1956, to December,1958. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1959. 237 p. (Cmnd. 641). p. 42-44.

Copyright: Crown copyright is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the Queen's Printer for Scotland

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