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Table 6. FTA Status by Country/Economy, 2017

COUNTRY/ECONOMY Under Negotiation Signed but not yet In Effect Signed and In Effect TOTAL
Framework Agreement signed Negotiations launched
Afghanistan 0 0 0 2 2
Armenia 0 5 2 11 18
Australia 0 7 3 12 22
Azerbaijan 0 0 0 10 10
Bangladesh 0 2 1 3 6
Bhutan 0 1 0 2 3
Brunei Darussalam 0 1 2 8 11
Cambodia 0 1 1 6 8
China, People's Republic of 0 9 2 17 28
Cook Islands 0 0 1 3 4
Fiji 0 0 1 4 5
Georgia 0 0 1 13 14
Hong Kong, China 0 2 2 5 9
India 1 15 0 13 29
Indonesia 0 8 3 9 20
Japan 0 7 2 15 24
Kazakhstan 0 7 2 11 20
Kiribati 0 0 1 3 4
Korea, Republic of 0 10 1 16 27
Kyrgyz Republic 0 5 2 11 18
Lao PDR 0 1 1 8 10
Malaysia 1 4 3 14 22
Maldives 0 1 2 1 4
Marshall Islands 0 0 1 4 5
Micronesia, Federated States of 0 0 1 4 5
Mongolia 0 0 0 1 1
Myanmar 1 2 1 6 10
Nauru 0 0 1 3 4
Nepal 0 1 0 2 3
New Zealand 0 6 2 11 19
Pakistan 0 7 1 10 18
Palau 0 0 1 3 4
Papua New Guinea 0 0 1 5 6
Philippines 0 2 1 8 11
Samoa 0 0 1 3 4
Singapore 0 9 2 22 33
Solomon Islands 0 0 1 4 5
Sri Lanka 0 2 0 6 8
Taipei,China 0 1 0 8 9
Tajikistan 0 0 0 8 8
Timor-Leste 0 0 0 0 0
Thailand 1 8 1 13 23
Tonga 0 0 1 3 4
Turkmenistan 0 0 0 6 6
Tuvalu 0 0 1 3 4
Uzbekistan 0 0 0 10 10
Vanuatu 0 0 1 4 5
Viet Nam 0 4 2 10 16


Notes:

1. Framework Agreement signed: The parties initially negotiate the contents of a framework agreement (FA) , which serves as a framework for future negotiations.
2. Negotiations launched: The parties, through the relevant ministries, declare the official launch of negotiations or set the date for such, or start the first round of negotiations.
3. Signed but not yet in effect: Parties sign the agreement after negotiations have been completed. However, the agreement has yet to be implemented.
4. Signed and in effect: Provisions of FTA come into force, after legislative or executive ratification.
Last updated 8 August 2018.
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