It is possible for a single producer of frozen processed foods such as lasagna to be required to submit 200 pages of certification paperwork per shipment to export their product.
There is an overarching reason for this abundance of documentary requirements: policymakers must ensure that produce from abroad does not harm local consumers, c..
Trade and sectoral officials from the 21 APEC member economies have opened talks in Ho Chi Minh City to enable more compatible and forward-looking trade development in the Asia-Pacific.
Policy collaboration here over the next two weeks, culminating with a meeting of APEC Senior Officials on 29-30 August, will bridge structural and reso..
The 2017 APEC Photo Contest is now welcoming submissions from the public that provide interpretations of improving trade and living standards for all in the Asia-Pacific.
Amateur and professional photographers are encouraged to submit photos reflecting the following policy priorities being addressed by the 21 APEC member economies in ..
Securities regulators are welcoming public comments on a cross-border investment channel under adoption in select APEC member economies, intent on building its capacity to securely drive growth.
Implementation progress of the Asia Region Funds Passport by participant economies Japan, Australia, Korea, New Zealand and Thailand is deta..
‘The APEC region as a beacon of openness, inclusivity and innovation’ is the aspiration of senior business leaders from around the Asia-Pacific, meeting in Toronto, Ontario, Canada this week to develop recommendations for APEC Economic Leaders on business priorities for the region ahead of their meeting in Viet Nam in November.