Second Meeting of the Working Group on the Formation of an Integrated Market in Asia and the Pacific

26 Mar 2015 to 27 Mar 2015
Bangkok, Thailand

The second meeting of the Working Group on the Formation of an Integrated Market in Asia and the Pacific will be held in UNCC, Bangkok on 26th and 27th March 2015, and will be attended by national experts nominated by member States. The meeting will discuss the draft report on the formation of an integrated market prepared by the lead experts with support from the secretariat. The report, which will be finalized after the meeting, will be submitted to ESCAP member States as background material for the Second Ministerial Conference on Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration in Asia and the Pacific, planned for December 2015, as well as its preparatory meetings, planned for August and/or October 2015. The meeting will also include a roundtable session of technical sub-regional organizations who will discuss the role of regional cooperation and integration.