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Treaty of rome


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Treaty of rome

  1. 1. Treaty of Rome Made by Jose Arco Villén 3esoA
  2. 2. Date, place and participants countries Was signed on 25 March 1957 in Rome West Germany, Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg and the Netherlands.
  3. 3. What was te Treaty of Rome?There were two agreements whichestablished the European EconomicCommunity (EEC) in the first andsecond treaty established theEuropean Atomic Energy Community(EAEC or Euratom)
  4. 4. What was the Tretay of Rome?It was an organization created in 1957 to achieveeconomic integration in Europe and originallyconsisted of six Member States appointed on slidenumber two. In 1993, upon entry into force of theMaastricht Treaty, renamed "European Community"(EC) and forms the basis of todays EuropeanUnion.
  5. 5. What was the Treaty of Rome?It was an organization created in 1957 by the sixcountries that name before and its goal is the jointproduction of atomic energy for peaceful purposes.It has its headquarters in Brussels.
  6. 6. What was the Treaty of Rome?They were the first internationalorganizations after the supranationalEuropean Coal and Steel Community(ECSC), created a few years earlier. Thethree make up the "Treaties establishing"of the European Communities.
  7. 7. Aims and Objectives of the Treaty•Create a European Common Market in theearly viable proposals•Create Prosperity and Economic Union in theEuropean Community• Common laws
  8. 8. SignatoriesChristian Pineau FranceJoseph Luns NetherlandsPaul Henri Spaak BelgiumJoseph Bech LuxembourgAntonio Segni ItalyKonrad Adenauer Federal RepublicGermany.
  9. 9. Entry into forceJanuary 1, 1958
  10. 10. Common MarketActually affected only the free movementof goods. The free movement ofpeople, capital and services continued tosuffer significant limitations. Actually, it wasnot until the Single Act of 1987 that gavethe final impetus was that in 1992 led tothe establishment of a unified market.
  11. 11. Main ProblemThe main political problem that started withthe EEC was a country of the importance ofthe UK to stay away. The British refused tosign for several reasons:
  12. 12. Main Problem 1The importance of trade ties, political andeven sentimental with its colonies andformer colonies, mostly grouped in theCommonwealth.
  13. 13. Main Problem 2His refusal to enter into a customs union.London defended the creation of a free tradearea, which will abolish internal customsduties but in every country should be free toset their own tariffs on third countries.
  14. 14. Main Problem 3The British unwillingness to embark on a project in thelong term that is posed by the transfer of sovereignty ofeach state for the benefit of European supranationalinstitutions. Put another way, the British were, and yetmany are still very far from the goal of European politicalunity.