Asia-Pacific Officials Lay Groundwork for High-Level Autumn Meetings

September 13, 2018

The coming months are due to see high levels of activity on trade in the Asia-Pacific, as different country coalitions work to make progress on their respective agendas for regional economic integration. This includes upcoming meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum, both of which have leaders’ summits scheduled in November. 

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Agreements: ASEAN FREE TRADE AREA

Regions: ASIA-PACIFIC

Authors: INTERNATIONAL CENTRE FOR TRADE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (ICTSD)

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