EPA/FTA/IIA

EPA/FTA

EPA/FTAs under Negotiation

Multilateral Negotiations

【China-Japan-Korea】
The 14th Round of Negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement among Japan, China and the ROK to be Held (December 3, 2017)
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 7, 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 6, 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 7, 2015)
Seventh Round of Negotiations (DG/DDG Meetings) on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK (April 8, 2015)
Intersessional Meeting of the Negotiations on Free Trade Agreement (FTA) among Japan, China and the ROK to be held in Seoul (March 5, 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 9, 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 5, 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 7, 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】
Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Preparation Meeting and Signing Ceremony on Collaboration Projects between Japanese and Thai Companies to be Held (October 31, 2019)
RCEP Ministerial Meeting to be Held (October 11, 2019)
Twenty-Eighth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (Septmeber 17, 2019)
The ASEAN Economic Minister (AEM)-METI Consultation and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Ministerial Meeting to be Held (Septmeber 3, 2019)
METI Minister Seko Visits the People’s Republic of China (August 5, 2019)
RCEP Ministerial Meeting to be Held (August 1, 2019)
Twenty-Seventh Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (July 19, 2019)
Twenty-Sixth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (June 18, 2019)
METI Minister Seko Visits the Kingdom of Cambodia (March 3, 2019)
Seventh Ministerial Meeting for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership to be Held (March 1, 2019)
Twenty-fifth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (February 14, 2019)
METI Minister Seko Attends RCEP Ministerial Meeting (November 14, 2018)
RCEP Ministerial Meeting to be Held (November 9, 2018)
Twenty-fourth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (October 16, 2018)
METI Minister Seko Visits the Republic of Singapore (October 16, 2018)
Sixth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (October 10, 2018)
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 5, 2018)
Fourth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (March 2, 2018)
Fourth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (March 2, 2018)
Regional Twenty-first Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (January 29, 2018)
Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Ministerial Meeting (November 6, 2017)
Twentieth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (October 12, 2017)
Fifth Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Ministerial Meeting (September 6, 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 2, 2016)
METI State Minister Matsumura Visited the Philippines (November 7, 2016)
Second Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Intersessional Ministerial Meeting (November 1, 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 1, 2016)
Thirteenth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (June 8, 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 8, 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 4, 2015)
Seventh Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP)(February 5, 2015)
Sixth Round of Negotiations for Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) (December 5, 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 4, 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 9, 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 9, 2014)
Statement by Minister Motegi on the signing of the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (July 8, 2014)
Statement by Minister Motegi on the substantive agreement on the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (April 7, 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 1,2014)
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 6, 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 9, 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 8, 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 4, 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 1, 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】
Seventeenth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 26, 2019)
Sixteenth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (August 2, 2019)
Fifteenth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (June 13, 2018)
Fourteenth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 1, 2018)
Eleventh Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (September 3, 2018)
Tenth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (June 8, 2018)
Ninth Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 6, 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 1, 2015)
Second Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (April 8, 2015)
Summary of the First Round of the Negotiations for a Japan-Turkey Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (December 3, 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 5, 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 5, 2015)
【Uruguay】
Signing of the Japan-Uruguay Investment Agreement (January 27, 2015)

Division in Charge

Economic Partnership Division, Trade Policy Bureau

Last updated:2019-11-22