The governments of Japan and India started negotiating a comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement in January 2007. They concluded the deal in 2011.

last update: May 2012


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  • 7-Feb-2013 ’Steel should be excluded from FTA ambit with Japan, Korea’
    Steel products should be excluded from the ambit of FTA with Japan and Korea as these countries are flooding the Indian market, taking advantage of concessional duty rates at the cost of domestic firms, industry body Assocham said today.
  • 2-Sep-2012 Pharma exports: India asks Japan to remove non-tariff barriers
    India has asked Japan to remove all non-tax barriers to help the domestic industry take advantage of the comprehensive free-trade agreement and increase share in the Japanese market.
  • 7-May-2012 Financial Express It’s advantage Tokyo in India-Japan economic pact
    Though it is too early to arrive at definite conclusions, the trend signals Tokyo successfully using tariff cuts to penetrate deeper into the Indian market for goods.
  • 31-Jul-2011 India to cut duties on diesel engines, gearboxes from Japan
    At a time when India and the EU are struggling to negotiate duty cuts on automobiles, New Delhi will drastically reduce tariffs on diesel engines and gear boxes from Japan under their free trade pact.
  • 28-Jul-2011 FTA with India may prevent Japan firms’ moving via export rise
    A free trade agreement between Japan and India, due to take effect on Monday, may help prevent some Japan companies from moving overseas through an increase in exports, a senior Japan Bank for International Cooperation official in New Delhi says.
  • 19-Feb-2011 ADN Japón e India firman Tratado de Libre Comercio que suprime 94% de aranceles
    Los Gobiernos de Japón e India firmaron hoy un Tratado de Libre Comercio (TLC) bilateral, que abolirá el 94 por ciento de los aranceles de los bienes de intercambio comercial, en los diez años siguientes a su entrada en vigor.
  • 18-Feb-2011 La Tribune L’Inde et le Japon signent un accord de libre-échange
    Ce mercredi, les deux pays ont conclu un accord prévoyant de supprimer les taxes sur 94% des biens échangés entre eux sur dix ans.
  • 16-Feb-2011 Bloomberg Japan, India sign trade accord to cut tariffs as Asian investment expands
    Japan and India signed an economic agreement that will abolish tariffs on 94 percent of trade over 10 years as each country expands its investment in Asia.
  • 27-Oct-2010 Yomiuri Shimbun India EPA gives firms fighting chance
    With Japan and India having finally signed an economic partnership agreement Monday, Japanese companies are expected to go on the offensive in emerging markets where they face fierce competition from South Korean and other rivals.
  • 26-Oct-2010 Sify India, Japan ink deal to improve bilateral trade and investment
    India and Japan today signed agreements to boost mutual trade, investment and strategic partnership between the two major economies of Asia.
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