Trade Minister releases TPP signing date

21 January 2016: Trade Minister Todd McClay has confirmed that the Government is planning to host the signing of the Trans- Pacific Partnership (TPP) in Auckland on Thursday 4 February.

The Minister said that the signature will mark the end of the TPP negotiating process.

“Following signature, all 12 countries will be able to begin their respective domestic ratification processes and will have up to two years to complete that before the agreement enters into force.

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