BILATERAL ECONOMIC COOPERATION ENGAGEMENTS

 

Mechanisms of the Department of Trade and Industry that serve as a confidence-building measure between the Philippines and its trading partners. It is a platform where policy concerns and economic cooperation initiatives are discussed.

Topics covered by bilateral economic cooperation engagements: trade and investment promotion, market access, investments and value propositions, improvements to the business environment, non-tariff measures, possible free trade agreement/preferential trade agreement, multilateral and regional developments and technical assistance and cooperation in various areas, including but not limited to: agriculture, agriculture, SPS and food safety, automotive, shipbuilding, aerospace, electronics, pharmaceuticals, innovation, creative and design industries, energy, e-commerce, etc.

 

 

Partner

Bilateral Economic Cooperation Engagement

Region

1

China

Joint Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation

Asia

2

Japan

Joint Committee

3

South Korea

Joint Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation

4

Taiwan

Joint Economic Conference

5

Indonesia

Joint Working Group on Trade, Investments, Handicraft and Shipping

6

Thailand

Joint Trade Committee

7

Vietnam

Joint Trade Committee

8

India

Joint Working Group on Trade and Investment

9

Pakistan

Joint Economic Commission

10

Bangladesh

Joint Trade Committee

11

Kuwait

Joint Trade Committee

12

Qatar

Joint Committee

13

Iraq

Joint Committee

14

Iran

Joint Commission on Economic and Commercial Cooperation

15

Syria

Joint Committee on Trade and Economic Cooperation

16

Australia

Trade, Investment and Industry Dialogue

Oceania

17

Papua New Guinea

Joint Economic and Trade Committee

18

Egypt

Joint Trade Committee

Africa

19

Gabon

Joint Commission

20

United States

Trade and Investment Framework

America

21

Chile

Joint Economic Commission

22

EU

Sub Committee on Trade, Investment, and Economic Cooperation

Europe

23

EFTA

Joint Committee

24

Russia Federation

Joint Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation

25

France

Joint Economic Commission

26

Hungary

Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation

27

Czech Republic

Joint Economic Commission

28

Austria

Joint Working Group on Trade and Economic Cooperation

29

Switzerland

Joint Economic Commission

30

Germany

Joint Economic Commission

31

Turkey

Joint Committee for Economic and Technical Cooperation

For more details, contact the Bureau of International Trade Relations-Bilateral Relations Division (BITR-BRD) at brd@dti.tudo888.net.