If the agent does not take risks and contractual risks related to market-specific investments, it may be necessary to take into account the risks related to other necessary activities in the same product market. © European Commission, it concerns the geographical area or group of customers and the geographical area entrusted to the commercial agent, as well as the type of goods covered by his agency under the contract. (1) In the absence of an agreement between the parties in this respect and without prejudice to the application of the mandatory provisions of the Member States relating to the amount of remuneration, a commercial agent shall be entitled to the remuneration normally accorded to designated commercial agents for the goods covered by his contract as a commercial agent at the place where he carries on his activity. . . .