Eleven countries – Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, Peru, New Zealand, Singapore and Việt Nam – signed the CPTPP on March 8, 2018 in Chile. The trade deal officially came into effect on December 30, 2018 for the first six signatories which completed the approval procedures for the trade deal, including Mexico, Japan, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada and Australia. For Việt Nam, the National Assembly approved the trade deal and relevant documents on November 12. The CPTPP came into force for Việt Nam from January 14. CPTPP members committed to eliminate between 97 and 100 per cent of tariff lines on products originating from Việt Nam.
Source: Viet Nam News March 11, 2019 07:07 UTC