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Joint Press Release with the Ministry of Foreign AffairsNinth Round of Negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held

The Ninth round of negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the Republic of Korea (ROK) will be held in Tokyo from January 18 to 19.

The ninth round of negotiations (Chief Delegates’ Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the Republic of Korea (ROK) will be held in Tokyo from January 18 to 19.

From the Japanese side, Mr. Yasumasa Nagamine, Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs (Chief Delegate), Mr. Seiji Takagi, Deputy Director-General for Trade Policy, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and representatives from other relevant Ministries will attend the meeting. From the Chinese side, Ms.Gao Yan, Vice Minister of Commerce of the People's Republic of China (Chief Delegate), and other representatives will attend the meeting. From the Korean side, Mr. Kim Hak-Do, Assistant Minister for Trade & Chief Negotiator for FTAs, of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea (Chief Delegate), and other representatives will attend the meeting.

In this round of negotiations, areas such as Trade in Goods, Trade in Services, Investment, amongst others, will be discussed.

Release date

January 15, 2016

Division in charge

Economic Partnership Division, Trade Policy Bureau

Related Information

EPA/FTA

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