Tourism is a sector that is not often mentioned in the context of China`s economic growth. Recently, Taiwan and China signed their largest free trade agreement of all time and there is now talk of a free travel agreement. (28.10.2010) Japan and India have signed a bilateral free trade agreement that would eliminate tariffs on more than 90% of trade for ten years. List of agreements between two states, two blocs or one bloc and one state. This is a list of free trade agreements between two parties where each party could be a country (or other customs territory), a trading bloc or an informal group of countries. Turkey has concluded bilateral and multilateral agreements with: list of negotiations. Agreements that, until now, are only discussed without the formal action of the parties concerned, are not mentioned. The economy, which had been waiting for the agreement since the start of negotiations in January 2007, welcomes this signing. Tadashi Okamura, president of the Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, says the deal “would develop complementary relations.” The People`s Republic of China has concluded bilateral trade agreements with the blocs, countries and their two special administrative regions: Note: any customs union, common market, economic union, customs and monetary union, economic and monetary union is also a free trade area. Afghanistan has bilateral agreements with the following countries and blocs: German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh have announced their goal of increasing bilateral trade by more than 50% over the next two years. (11.12.2010) EFTA has concluded bilateral agreements with the following countries, including dependent territories: the Eurasian Economic Union, composed of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Kyrgyzstan, has concluded the following free trade agreements, see below.
Delhi has free trade agreements with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Sri Lanka and additional bilateral agreements with Malaysia and Thailand. It has a broader economic agreement with South Korea. India also expects to sign an agreement with the European Union before the end of the year. An interactive list of bilateral and multilateral free trade instruments is available on trend analytics.  Switzerland (which has a customs union with Liechtenstein, which is sometimes included in agreements) has concluded bilateral agreements with the following countries and blocs: For fully multilateral agreements (not listed below) see: List of multilateral free trade agreements. Given that Indonesian President Yudhoyono is in India, the two countries pledged to strengthen their cooperation in the fight against terrorism through the signing of an extradition treaty and announced the opening of free trade negotiations. (25.01.2011) For India, the pact “would provide a comprehensive framework to promote our economic cooperation, both trade and investment,” Sharma said. He adds: “It`s going to be worth it for both India and Japan.” Japan and India will also continue discussions on lifting employment restrictions to allow Indians to work as nurses in Japan. Japan is preparing for an increase in health requirements due to its aging population. Japan is one of the fastest aging countries in the world and there are concerns about taking care of their growing numbers. The Japanese government said it hopes to conclude the talks within two years. India is the 12th country to sign a free trade agreement with Japan and the largest to date by economy.
Despite the size of their economies, Japan and India had limited trade, which amounted to about $15 billion in 2010, only 1% of Japan`s global trade. Products from India`s mining, fishing and some agricultural products are expected to lift their tariffs. India will maintain tariffs on mounted vehicles to protect its auto industry, but will gradually remove trade barriers for auto parts. . . .