For more information, see: EU-Morocco Trade Agreement The agreement was signed today in London by Nasser Bourita of Morocco and Andrew Murrison, UK Minister for International Development and the Middle East. It states that Brexit will not affect the “strategic relations” between Rabat and London, signed under the broad roof of EU-Morocco relations. The agreement is expected to enter into force on 1 January 2021 (or as soon as possible). 11.It is only since 2009 that the EU has attempted to include in its trade agreements important provisions on geographical indications, so that the agreement between the United Kingdom and Morocco also does not contain essential obligations for the protection of geographical indications. .