The ASEAN Free Trade Area (AFTA) has now been virtually established. ASEAN Member Countries have made significant progress in the lowering of intraregional tariffs through the Common Effective Preferential Tariff (CEPT) Scheme for AFTA. More than 99 percent of the products in the CEPT Inclusion
A monitoring database on Free Trade Agreement developments with Asia Pacific economies. Sort by status, notification to the WTO, type (either bilateral or plurilateral), or by regional groupings.
The agreement establishing the ASEANAustralia New Zealand Free Trade Area (AANZFTA) entered into force in January 2010. The FTA is the most comprehensive agreement covering a wide range of issues including trade in goods and services, investment, intellectual property, competition as well as economic cooperation.