Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations (TPP)

Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among twelve country members, including United States, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia, Japan, Singapore, Brunei, Malaysia and Vietnam.
TPP is a New Generation FTA with board coverage of trade and non-trade matters and high level of commitments.
On February 4th, 2016, TPP was officially signed. Each Party is following its appropriate domestic procedures to ratify the Agreement. TPP is expected to come into force in 2018.

News

Japan welcomes Taiwan and other countries to join TPP

Japan’s chief cabinet secretary and the cabinet’s spokesman, said Monday that he welcomed various countries and areas, including Taiwan, to participate in the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

Publications

World Tariff Profiles 2016

Jointly published by ITC, WTO and UNCTAD, this annual report presents tariff-based market access conditions for goods imposed by 164 WTO Members and other countries.