Monthly Archives: September 2006

Docking’ RTAs in the APEC region

Ear­li­er this week, I spoke at the APEC Senior Offi­cials Meet­ing Trade Pol­i­cy dia­log in Da Nang on the sub­ject of ‘inte­grat­ing’ exist­ing region­al trade agree­ments in the APEC region. It’s a project that is fraught with dif­fi­cul­ty due to the incon­sis­tent rules of ori­gin, and dif­fer­ent pref­er­ences in the exist­ing agree­ments. There is, how­ev­er, […]