Origin Calculation | 28 February 2018

EU and Japan 'set to sign free trade deal by summer 2018'

The EU and Japan could have a new trade deal in place within a few months.

Origin Calculation | 28 February 2018

WTO hails impact of Trade Facilitation Agreement on first anniversary

The Trade Facilitation Agreement is a year old - and most World Trade Organization members have now fully implemented it.

Origin Calculation | 28 February 2018

Could the CPTPP deal pose a threat to NAFTA?

The new CPTPP free trade agreement has come a step closer to reality - but concerns have arisen that it could pose a threat to the future of NAFTA.

Origin Calculation | 26 February 2018

Is the full potential of Europe's FTAs being realized?

EU free trade agreements are currently failing to generate almost €72 billion in untapped commercial potential, according to a new report from UNCTAD and Sweden's National Board of Trade.

Origin Calculation | 23 February 2018

Full text of revamped TPP trade deal published

The finalized version of the revised Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership has been published, bringing the deal a step closer to fruition.

Origin Calculation | 18 January 2018

Mexico-EU free trade agreement 'to be completed in coming weeks'

Mexico and the EU are expecting to finalize a new free trade agreement within the coming weeks, according to a senior Mexican official.

Origin Calculation | 17 January 2018

Africa's Continental Free Trade Agreement 'to be signed by March 2018'

African leaders are expecting to sign the new Continental Free Trade Agreement by March 2018, according to a Ghanaian minister.

Origin Calculation | 11 December 2017

EU and Japan finalize landmark Economic Partnership Agreement

The EU and Japan have finalized their new Economic Partnership Agreement, which represents the biggest bilateral trade agreement in European history.

Origin Calculation | 7 December 2017

China and Canada pledge support for FTA despite lack of progress on formal talks

Canada and China have affirmed their commitment to a new trade agreement, but efforts to secure the start of formal talks on a deal have continued to prove fruitless.

Origin Calculation | 1 December 2017

Canada 'remains cautious of pursuing new free trade deal with China'

Canada will not be pressured into rushing into any new free trade agreement talks with China, according to a new report.