India – Sri Lanka FTA
28th December. 1998
Date of implementation of treaty was 1st March, 2000, The negotiations for the proposed Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) between India and Sri Lanka, covering trade in goods, trade in services, investment and economic and technology cooperation are in progress.
Eleven Round of Negotiations have been completed.
Agreement on SAFTA (India, Pakistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Maldives and Afghanistan)
4th January, 2004
Date of implementation of treaty was 1st January, 2006
(Tariff concessions implemented from 1st July, 2006)
India Nepal Treaty of Trade
27th October, 2009
The Treaty has been extended for a further period of seven years and is currently in force till 26th October 2023.
A Comprehensive Review of the India-Nepal Treaty of Trade, initiated in 2018, is in progress.
India – Bhutan Agreement on Trade Commerce and Transit
17th January, 1972
Renewed periodically, with mutually agreed modifications.
Agreement dated 29th July 2006 was valid for ten years.
With mutual consent, the validity was extended for a period of one year or the period till the proposed new Agreement comes into force.
The renewed Agreement has been signed on 12th November, 2016 and came into force with effect from 29th July, 2017.
India – ASEAN- CECA – Trade in Goods, Services and Investment Agreement (Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam)
13th August, 2009 for goods and November, 2014 for Services and Investment
Date of implementation of treaty for Goods
● 1st January, 2010 in respect of India and Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand.
● 1st June, 2010 in respect of India and Vietnam
● 1st September, 2010 in respect of India and Myanmar.
● 1st October, 2010 in respect of India and Indonesia.
● 1st November, 2010 in respect of India and Brunei.
● 24th January, 2011 in respect of India and Laos.
● 1st June, 2011 in respect of India and the Philippines.
● 1st August, 2011 in respect of India and Cambodia.
Services and Investment
For Services and Investment, date of implementation of treaty was 1stJuly, 2015.
India – South Korea CEPA
7th August, 2009
Date of implementation of treaty was 1st January, 2010.
The two sides have commenced negotiations for up gradation of CEPA in 2016 to explore the possibility of providing further tariff concessions/ simplification of Rules of Origin to Indian exporters.
8th round of negotiations for upgrading India-Korea CEPA was held in June, 2019 in India.