by CHENG Ying Tai, CHIN Sze Hiu, CHU Chi Chiu and LAU Chak Tin


Since the proposal of the Free Trade Area of the Asia Pacific (FTAAP) at the 13th APEC Economic Leaders’ meeting in 2005, the realization of free trade has been top of the agenda among APEC member economies.

This teaching case provides a comprehensive overview of FTAAP and thought-provoking materials to inspire our students on free trade issues.