Vietnam - EU Free Trade Agreement Negotiation

The Free Trade Agreement between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU – including the Russian Federation, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Republic of Armenia, and the Kyrgyz Republic) was signed on May 29th, 2015. This FTA is now under the domestic ratification process of the Parties and has not come into effect yet. This is the very first FTA of the EAEU and is expected to create preferences for Vietnamese enterprises when exporting to EAEU countries.

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.