ASEAN - Japan

ASEAN and Japan signed the Framework Agreement for Comprehensive Economic Partnership (AJCEP) in April 2008. This Framework Agreement took effect on December 1st, 2008. AJCEP includes commitments on trade in goods, services, investment and economic co-operations.

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Japan urges TPP 11 to sign trade pact before domestic elections interfere

Nations working to salvage a mammoth Pacific Rim trade pact that the U.S. abandoned need to move forward before electoral politics get in the way, according to Japan’s chief negotiator.