Canada-Jordan Free Trade Agreement (CJFTA) Rules of Origin
Memorandum D11-5-10

ISSN 2369-2391


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In Brief

The editing revisions made in this memorandum do not affect or change any of the existing policies or procedures.

This memorandum provides a stable link to the Department of Justice for the official version of the CJFTA Rules of Origin Regulations that are used to determine the entitlement of goods to preferential tariff treatment under the Canada-Jordan Free Trade Agreement (CJFTA).


CJFTA Rules of Origin Regulations

Rules of Origin

1. The following provisions of the Free Trade Agreement between Canada and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, signed on June 28, 2009, have the force of law in Canada:

Coming Into Force

2. These Regulations come into force on the day on which section 32 of the Canada-Jordan Economic Growth and Prosperity Act, chapter 18 of the Statutes of Canada, 2012, comes into force.

Guidelines and General Information

1. The Canada-Jordan Free Trade Agreement (CJFTA) may be found on the Global Affairs Canada Web site.

2. Chapter 4: Rules of Origin contains the general rules of origin that set out the criteria to determine the originating status of a good, as well as other general conditions and requirements.

3. Annex 4-1: Specific Rules of Origin sets out the product specific rules of origin that establish the point at which materials or components have undergone sufficient production within the free trade area for the good produced to be considered originating.

Additional Information

4. For more information, call contact the CBSA Border Information Service (BIS):
Calls within Canada & the United States (toll free): 1-800-461-9999
Calls outside Canada & the United States (long distance charges apply):
1-204-983-3550 or 1-506-636-5064

TTY: 1-866-335-3237

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Issuing office
Trade and Anti-dumping Programs Directorate
Headquarters file
Legislative references
CJFTA Rules of Origin Regulations
Canada-Jordan Economic Growth and Prosperity Act
Annex 4-1: Specific Rules of Origin
Other references
Canada-Jordan Free Trade Agreement (CJFTA)
Superseded memorandum D
D11-5-10 February 7, 2013
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