Fifth Intersessional TNC Meeting, 23 – 31 May 2019, Bangkok, Thailand

31 May 2019

The Fifth Intersessional Meeting of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Trade Negotiating Committee (TNC) and related meetings were held in Bangkok from 23-31 May 2019.  The TNC met alongside meetings of the Working Group on Trade in Goods and its Sub-Working Groups, Working Groups on Investment and Intellectual Property, and Sub-Working Groups on Telecommunications and Financial Services.

Progress was achieved in a number of areas of the Agreement’s text.  Officials will next meet at the forthcoming full negotiating round in Melbourne from 23 June – 3 July 2019.

Last Updated: 25 November 2019