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  • Main Title APEC and Free Trade in the Asia Pacific


  • Author: Nanto, Dick K.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Specialist in Industry and Trade; Economics Division
  • Author: Library of Congress. Economics Division.
    Creator Type: Organization


  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.


  • Creation: 1995-11-14


  • English


  • Content Description: This report discusses the summit held by President Bill Clinton and other leaders of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) on November 19, 1995. The report discusses the primary reason for the summit, an Action Agenda intended to lead to free and open trade and investment among its members. The report also discusses how APEC countries were divided on certain issues going into this summit.


  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Trade
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Free trade
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: International affairs


  • Place Name: East & Southeast Asia
  • Place Name: United States
  • Place Name: Canada
  • Place Name: Japan
  • Place Name: South Korea
  • Place Name: Brunei Darussalam
  • Place Name: Indonesia
  • Place Name: Malaysia
  • Place Name: Philippines
  • Place Name: Singapore
  • Place Name: Thailand
  • Place Name: Australia
  • Place Name: New Zealand
  • Place Name: China
  • Place Name: Taiwan
  • Place Name: Hong Kong
  • Place Name: Mexico
  • Place Name: Papua New Guinea
  • Place Name: Chile
  • Start Date: 1995
  • End Date: 2020


  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR


  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report


  • Text


  • CRS Report Number: 95-1079 E
  • Accession or Local Control No: 95-1079 E 1995-11-14
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metacrs261