Benelux Union (Benelux)

What is Benelux Union (Benelux)?

Benelux Union (Benelux) meaning

note – acronym from Belgium, Netherlands, and Luxembourg; was formerly known as Benelux Economic Union

 

established – 3 February 1958; effective – 1 November 1960; changed names 17 June 2008

 

aim – to develop closer economic and legal cooperation and integration

 

members – (3) Belgium, Luxembourg, Netherlands

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html