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Ratifications list

The Trade Facilitation Agreement entered into force on 22 February 2017 when the WTO obtained the two-thirds acceptance of the Agreement from its 164 Members. 

To date, 114 WTO Members have domesticall ratified a Protocol of Amendment and notified the WTO of their acceptance of this Protocol.  This Protocol of Amendment, which was officially opened for acceptance on 27 November 2014, will insert the Agreement on Trade Facilitation into the WTO Agreement.

In this page you can find the list of WTO Members that have presented the instrument of ratification to date.

How to present the instrument of ratification?

For further enquiries, please contact the WTO Secretariat here 

For more information, visit the WTO's Trade Facilitation Agreement Database

Ratified
Hong Kong, China R 08.12.2014
Singapore R 08.01.2015
United States of America R 23.01.2015
Mauritius R 05.03.2015
Malaysia R 26.05.2015
Japan R 01.06.2015
Australia R 09.06.2015
Botswana R 18.06.2015
Trinidad and Tobago R 27.07.2015
Korea, Republic of R 30.07.2015
Nicaragua R 04.08.2015
Niger R 06.08.2015
Chinese Taipei R 17.08.2015
Belize R 02.09.2015
Switzerland R 02.09.2015
China R 04.09.2015
Liechtenstein R 18.09.2015
Lao People’s Democratic Republic R 29.09.2015
New Zealand R 29.09.2015
Togo R 01.10.2015
Austria R 05.10.2015
Belgium R 05.10.2015
Bulgaria R 05.10.2015
Croatia R 05.10.2015
Cyprus R 05.10.2015
Czech Republic R 05.10.2015
Denmark R 05.10.2015
Estonia R 05.10.2015
Finland R 05.10.2015
France R 05.10.2015
Germany R 05.10.2015
Greece R 05.10.2015
Hungary R 05.10.2015
Ireland R 05.10.2015
Italy R 05.10.2015
Latvia R 05.10.2015
Lithuania R 05.10.2015
Luxembourg R 05.10.2015
Malta R 05.10.2015
Netherlands R 05.10.2015
Poland R 05.10.2015
Portugal R 05.10.2015
Romania R 05.10.2015
Slovak Republic R 05.10.2015
Slovenia R 05.10.2015
Spain R 05.10.2015
Sweden R 05.10.2015
Thailand R 05.10.2015
United Kingdom R 05.10.2015
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia R 19.10.2015
Pakistan R 27.10.2015
Panama R 17.11.2015
Guyana R 30.11.2015
Côte d'Ivoire R 08.12.2015
Grenada R 08.12.2015
Saint Lucia R 08.12.2015
Kenya R 10.12.2015
Brunei Darussalam R 15.12.2015
Viet Nam R 15.12.2015
Myanmar R 16.12.2015
Norway R 16.12.2015
Ukraine R 16.12.2015
Zambia R 16.12.2015
Georgia R 04.01.2016
Lesotho R 04.01.2016
Seychelles R 11.01.2016
Jamaica R 19.01.2016
Mali R 20.01.2016
Cambodia R 12.02.2016
Paraguay R 01.03.2016
Turkey R 16.03.2016
Brazil R 29.03.2016
Macao, China R 11.04.2016
United Arab Emirates R 18.04.2016
Samoa R 21.04.2016
India R 22.04.2016
Russian Federation R 22.04.2016
Albania R 10.05.2016
Montenegro R 10.05.2016
Kazakhstan R 26.05.2016
Sri Lanka R 31.05.2016
Saint Kitts and Nevis R 17.06.2016
Madagascar R 20.06.2016
Moldova, Republic of R 24.06.2016
El Salvador R 04.07.2016
Honduras R 14.07.2016
Mexico R 26.07.2016
Peru R 27.07.2016
Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of R 28.07.2016
Afghanistan R 29.07.2016
Senegal R 24.08.2016
Uruguay R 30.08.2016
Bahrain, Kingdom of R 23.09.2016
Bangladesh R 27.09.2016
Philippines R 27.10.2016
Iceland R 31.10.2016
Chile R 21.11.2016
Swaziland R 21.11.2016
Dominica R 28.11.2016
Mongolia R 28.11.2016
Gabon R 05.12.2016
Kyrgyz Republic R 06.12.2016
Canada R 16.12.2016
Ghana R 04.01.2017
Mozambique R 06.01.2017
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines R 09.01.2017
Nigeria R 16.01.2017
Nepal R 24.01.2017
Chad R 22.02.2017
Jordan R 22.02.2017
Oman R 22.02.2017
Rwanda R 22.02.2017
Dominican Republic R 28.02.2017
Guatemala R 08.03.2017
Armenia R 20.03.2017
Total: 115

Information updated on 20.03.2017.

 
Note:  For the purposes of calculation of acceptances under Article X.3 of the WTO Agreement, an instrument of acceptance by the European Union for itself and in respect of its Member States shall be counted as acceptance by a number of Members equal to the number of Member States of the European Union which are Members to the WTO.