An interactive list of bilateral and multilateral free trade instruments can be find on the TREND Analytics website.  The agreement sets out the conditions for trade in goods and services, cross-border investment and new rules for increasingly important areas, such as e-commerce and intellectual property. The impact on trade in manufactured goods between Asian nations will be particularly evident, analysts said. The RCEP signature brings together 2.2 billion people and covers 28% of the world trade that China has already concluded with New Zealand in 2009 and which will be phased in over a ten-year period. The free trade agreement will eliminate all tariffs on Chinese exports to New Zealand by 2016 and eliminate 96% of Tariffs on New Zealand exports to China by 2019. The agreement will also facilitate reciprocal investment and trade in services. The deal has been very beneficial for kiwis like Fonterra. New Zealand`s fishing industry has also benefited. List of agreements being negotiated. Agreements that have so far been discussed only in the absence of formal action by the parties concerned are not mentioned. Full multilateral agreements (not listed below) see: List of multilateral free trade agreements.
The Free Trade Agreement between China and Switzerland is the first bilateral free trade agreement signed between China and a country on the European continent and one of the world`s top 20 economies. For more information or to contact the company, please email [email protected], see www.dezshira.com or download the company brochure. Under the free trade agreement, about 99.7% of Chinese exports to Switzerland will be zero tariffs and the free share of tariffs on Swiss exports to China is 84.2%. An Introduction to Tax Treaties Across Asia In this issue of Asia Briefing Magazine, we examine the different types of trade and tax agreements that exist between Asian nations. These include bilateral investment agreements, bilateral double taxation agreements and free trade agreements that cover all companies directly active in Asia. Switzerland (which has a customs union with Liechtenstein, which is sometimes included in the agreements) has bilateral agreements with the following countries and blocs: Bilateral trade between China and Costa Rica increased in 2014 to $5.3 billion, an increase of 145 percent over 2006. In 2002, when CAFTA had just been established, the volume of bilateral trade was $54.8 billion. In 2014, the volume of bilateral trade increased to $480.4 billion, and increased ninefold in 12 years, with annual growth of 20%. Afghanistan has bilateral agreements with countries and the following blocs: Negotiations on the free trade agreement began in August 2006 and both sides completed negotiations in September 2008 through eight rounds of negotiations. The China-Singapore Free Trade Agreement is a comprehensive free trade agreement that includes trade in goods, trade in services, staff flows and customs procedures. China and New Zealand formally began free trade negotiations in December 2004 and concluded negotiations in December 2007 after 15 rounds of negotiations.
The People`s Republic of China has bilateral trade agreements with the blocs, countries and their two specific administrative regions:  Turkey has concluded bilateral and multilateral agreements with: The statement of the Heads of State and Government stated that the agreement “shows our firm commitment to support economic recovery, inclusive development, job creation and strengthening regional supply chains, as well as our support for an open, inclusive and rules-based trade and investment agreement.”