A summary of Leaders Statements, key outcomes, press releases, public submissions and guiding principles and objectives on the RCEP negotiations are available.

Leaders' statements

Joint Leaders’ Statement , November 2019, Thailand [PDF, 61 KB] (external link)

Joint Leaders' Statement - Final - 14 November 2018, Singapore 

Joint Leaders’ Statement November 2017, Philippines (external link) 

Joint Leaders’ Statement on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) - 8 September 2016, Vientiane, Lao PDR

Leaders statement launching the negotiations


Summary of key outcomes

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