Bigger free trade agreements for the Philippines: RCEP and TPP

December 9, 2015

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Economic Community (AEC) will take shape by Dec. 31. The 10 ASEAN member states will be more integrated regionally to become one single production base, movement of most goods will become unhampered with zero tariff, except for a few goods that are subject to some tariffs and import quotas, and various nontariff barriers.

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Topics: ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN NATIONS (ASEAN) ASEAN ECONOMIC COMMUNITY (AEC) MEGA-REGIONAL AGREEMENT

Regions: SOUTHEAST ASIA

Authors: BUSINESS WORLD ONLINE

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