In its objectives, the CEMAC Treaty defines the full realization of the CEMAC common market, the promotion of national markets through the elimination of obstacles to intra-Community trade, coordination of development programs, harmonization of industrial projects, creation of a true African common market. See also Articles 27 to 37.
In addition to the Customs Code, regulations and acts that govern trade in the CEMAC are :
- Regulation No. 08/06-UEAC-028-CM-14 adopting the revised CEMAC Customs Regulation
- Regulation No. 16/03-CEMAC-1368-CM-1111approving updating the CEMAC Common External Tariff (CET) according to the 2002 version of the Harmonized System (HS)
· Act No 2/98-UDEAC-603-CD-60 of January 21, 1998 concerning the rules on customs valuation
· Act No 16/96-UDEAC-556-CD-57 of July, 1999 adopting the Common Foreign Tariff
· Act No 7/93-UDEAC-556-SE1 of June 21, 1993 amending the Common External Tariff (CET) and laying down the rules for implementing the Generalized Preferential Tariff (GPT))
· Act No2/92-UDEAC-556-CD-SE1 of April 30, 1992 amending Act No 13/65-UDEAC-35 setting the conditions for the application of Article 241 of the CACEU Customs Code and its subsequent amendments