Marusia Cîrstea

Anglo-Romanian Economic Relations

Jan. 1, 2013

Garanţiile anglo-franceze (1939)
Acord de Plăţi anglo-român
Marea Britanie
Anglo-French Guarantees (1939)
Taşaul Navy Base
Anglo-Romanian Payment Agreement
Great Britain



In the period between 1934 and 1939, the Romanian diplomacy continuously undertook and supported such measures and actions as to strengthen ties with Western states with a view to maintaining peace and also signing economic and financial agreements. In this context, Great Britain played an important role within the area of economic relations. e wide scope of these commercial and financial connections are primarily determined by Romania’s attempt to avoid becoming dependent on Germany; secondly, there is the need to expedite the country’s industrialization process by importing advanced technologies; and thirdly, the objective of strengthening the currency through important loans from English banks.