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, […]