EPA/FTA/IIA

EPA/FTA

EPA/FTAs under Negotiation

Multilateral Negotiations

【China-Japan-Korea】
Thirteenth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (March 20, 2017)
Twelfth Round of Negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (April 07, 2017)
Eleventh Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings, DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (January 06, 2017)
Tenth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (June 22, 2016)
Tenth Round of Negotiations (DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (March 30, 2016)
Ninth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (January 15, 2016)
Ninth Round of Negotiations (DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (December 10, 2015)
Eighth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (September 18, 2015)
Seventh Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (May 07, 2015)
Seventh Round of Negotiations (DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (April 08, 2015)
Intersessional Meeting of the Negotiations on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK to be held in Seoul (March 05, 2015)
Sixth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (January 17, 2015)
Sixth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held in Tokyo (January 09, 2015)
Sixth Round of Negotiations (DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (November 28, 2014)
Sixth Round of Negotiations (DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (November 19, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (September 05, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (August 27, 2014)
Intersessional Meeting of the Negotiations on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (June 13, 2014)
Fourth Round of Negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (March 07, 2014)
Fourth Round of Negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (February 28, 2014)
Intersessional Meeting of the Negotiations on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (February 17, 2014)
【EU】
Details of the EU Tariff Rates of Industrial Goods under the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Released(December 25, 2017)
Official Telephone Conversation Held between METI Minister Seko and EU Commissioner for Trade Malmstrom (November 15, 2017)
Announcement of the Elements Concerning Tariff Rates of Industrial Goods under the Agreement in Principle on the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (November 02, 2017)
Eighteenth Round of Negotiations on the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (March 29, 2017)
Sixteenth Round of Negotiations on the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (April 05, 2016)
Fifteenth Round of Negotiations on the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (February 24, 2016)
Fourteenth Round of Negotiations on the Japan-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (November 24, 2015)
Thirteenth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (October 19, 2015)
Twelfth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (September 07, 2015)
Eleventh Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (June 29, 2015)
Tenth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 16, 2015)
Ninth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (February 18, 2015)
Eighth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (December 12, 2014)
Eighth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (December 03, 2014)
Seventh Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (October 24, 2014)
Seventh Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (October 14, 2014)
Sixth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (July 11, 2014)
Sixth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (June 26, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 04, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (March 25, 2014)
Fourth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (January 31, 2014)
Fourth Round of Negotiations on the Japan EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (January 24, 2014)
【RCEP】
Sixth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (August 21, 2018)
Twenty-third Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (July 12, 2018)
METI Minister Seko Hosts RCEP Ministerial Meeting in Tokyo (July 2, 2018)
RCEP Participating Countries Releases a Joint Media Statement of the Fifth RCEP Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (July 1, 2018)
Japan to hold RCEP Ministerial Meeting in Tokyo on July 1, 2018 (May 15, 2018)
Twenty-second Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (April 25, 2018)
Fourth METI Minister Seko Visits Singapore (March 05, 2018)
Fourth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (March 02, 2018)
Fourth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (March 02, 2018)
Regional Twenty-first Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (January 29, 2018)
Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Ministerial Meeting (November 06, 2017)
Twentieth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (October 12, 2017)
Fifth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Ministerial Meeting (September 06, 2017)
Nineteenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (July 18, 2017)
Third Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (May 19, 2017)
Seventeenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (February 22, 2017)
Sixteenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (December 02, 2016)
METI State Minister Matsumura Visited the Philippines (November 07, 2016)
Second Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (November 01, 2016)
Fifteenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (October 12, 2016)
Fourteenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (August 10, 2016)
Forth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting (August 01, 2016)
Thirteenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (June 08, 2016)
Twelfth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (April 20, 2016)
Eleventh Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (February 10,2016)
Tenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (October 08, 2015)
State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Yamagiwa Attended the Third Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting and Another Meeting (August 27, 2015)
Third Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting (August 21, 2015)
State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Yamagiwa visited Italy and Malaysia (July 15, 2015)
Eighth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (June 04, 2015)
Seventh Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)(February 05, 2015)
Sixth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (December 05, 2014)
Sixth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (November 27, 2014)
Second Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting (August 22, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (June 28, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (June 19, 2014)
Fourth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (April 04, 2014)
Fourth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (March 27, 2014)
Third Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (January 24, 2014)
Third Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (January 16, 2014)
【TPP】
TPP11 Agreement Concluded (March 09, 2018)

Bilateral Negotiations

【Australia】
Partial Amendment of the Order for Enforcement of the Act on Issuance of Certificates of Origin Pursuant to the Economic Partnership Agreement adding the Agreement between Japan and Australia for an Economic Partnership (December 09, 2014)
Statement by Minister Motegi on the signing of the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (July 08, 2014)
Statement by Minister Motegi on the substantive agreement on the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (April 07, 2014)
【Canada】
Seventh Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (November 21,2014)
Seventh Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (November 12,2014)
Sixth Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (August 01,2014)
Sixth Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (July 22,2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (March 28,2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations for Japan-Canada Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (March 18,2014)
【Colombia】
Thirteenth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (August 24, 2015)
Summary of the Twelfth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (July 21, 2015)
Twelfth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (July 06, 2015)
Summary of the Eleventh Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (May 22, 2015)
Eleventh Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (May 11, 2015)
Summary of the Tenth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (March 09, 2015)
Tenth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (February 23, 2015)
Summary of the Ninth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (December 19, 2014)
Ninth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (December 08, 2014)
Summary of the Eighth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (November 10, 2014)
Eighth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (October 21, 2014)
Summary of the Seventh Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 12, 2014)
Seventh Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 04, 2014)
Summary of the Sixth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (July 22, 2014)
Summary of the Fifth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (May 16, 2014)
Fifth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (May 01, 2014)
Summary of the Fourth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Colombia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (February 17, 2014)
【Mongolia】
Partial Amendment of the Order for Enforcement of the Act on Issuance of Certificates of Origin Pursuant to the Economic Partnership Agreement adding the Agreement between Japan and Mongolia for an Economic Partnership (April 15, 2016)
Statement by Minister Motegi on the agreement in principle in the negotiations of the Japan-Mongolia Economic Partnership Agreement (July 22, 2014)
The Sixth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Mongolia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 26, 2014)
The Sixth Round of Negotiations for the Japan-Mongolia Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 21, 2014)
【Turkey】
Eleventh Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 03, 2018)
Tenth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (June 08, 2018)
Ninth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 06, 2018)
Eighth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (January 24, 2018)
Seventh Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 22, 2017)
Sixth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (January 18, 2017)
Fifth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (June 23, 2016)
Fourth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (January 19, 2016)
Third Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 01, 2015)
Second Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 08, 2015)
Summary of the First Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (December 03, 2014)
First Round of Negotiations for Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (November 25, 2014)

IIA (International Investment Agreements)

IIAs in Force

【Iran】
Japan and the Islamic Republic of Iran Sign a Bilateral Investment Agreement (February 05, 2016)
【Kazakhstan】
Signing of the Japan- Kazakhstan Investment Agreement (October 23, 2014)
【Oman】
Signing of the Japan-Sultanate of Oman Investment Agreement (June 19, 2015)
【Ukraine】
Signing of the Japan-Ukraine Investment Agreement (February 05, 2015)
【Uruguay】
Signing of the Japan-Uruguay Investment Agreement (January 27, 2015)

Division in Charge

Economic Partnership Division, Trade Policy Bureau

Last updated:2018-06-08