Connecting Asia

Trade Facilitation Tools

The platform provides information on global, regional, and country specific trade facilitation indicators on tariff and non-tariff measures affecting trade for policy makers and business owners.

FTA Data

The site provides a compilation of institutions and platforms with information on free trade agreements (FTA), regional trade agreements (RTAs) and preferential trade arrangements (PTAs)- including implications for businesses.


Here you find recent programme publications (reports, studies, guidelines or newsletters) on topics of trade facilitation and private sector development as well as older published work from predecessor programmes.

Trade Stats

A compilation of institutions and platforms offering data analysis tools, maps, and data on export, market access and other trade related information for policy makers and business representatives.


Here you find information on the latest programme activities with respective materials to download as well as further links to partner websites. The site also includes activities from the predecessor programme phase.


Here you find general information on our programme context, objectives, approaches, and outcomes achieved so far as well as a short introduction to the project team.