Agreement between Japan and the Republic of Peru for an Economic Partnership

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Table of Contents  


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Chapter 1 General Provisions  
Article 1 Establishment of a Free Trade Area  
Article 2 Relation to Other Agreements  
Article 3 Regional and Local Government  
Article 4 General Definitions  
Article 5 Transparency  
Article 6 Public Comment Procedures  
Article 7 Confidential Information  
Article 8 Review and Appeal  
Article 9 Measures against Corruption  
Article 10 General Exceptions  
Article 11 Security Exceptions  
Article 12 Taxation  
Article 13 Temporary Safeguard Measures  
Article 14 Commission  
Article 15 Contact Points  
Article 16 Implementing Agreement  
Chapter 2 Trade in Goods ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Section 1 General Rules ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 17 Scope of Application  
Article 18 Definitions  
Article 19 Classification of Goods  
Article 20 National Treatment  
Article 21 Elimination or Reduction of Customs Duties  
Article 22 Non-Tariff Measures  
Article 23 Import Licensing  
Article 24 Administrative Fees and Formalities  
Article 25 Export Duties, Fees or Other Charges  
Article 26 Customs Valuation  
Article 27 Agricultural Export Subsidies  
Article 28 Price Band System  
Section 2 Safeguard Measures ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 29 General Provisions  
Article 30 Bilateral Safeguard Measures  
Article 31 Conditions and Limitations  
Article 32 Investigating Procedures  
Article 33 Provisional Bilateral Safeguard Measures  
Article 34 Notification  
Article 35 Consultations and Compensation  
Article 36 Review  
Section 3 Other Provisions ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 37 Sub-Committee on Trade in Goods  

Annex 1 referred to in Chapter 2: Schedules in relation to Article 21PDF


Notes for Schedule of JapanPDF


Schedule of JapanPDF


Notes for Schedule of Japan – Section 3PDF


Notes for Schedule of PeruPDF


Schedule of PeruPDF


Annex 2 referred to in Chapter 2: Measures of Peru in relation to Article 20 and Article 22PDF

Chapter 3 Rules of Origin ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 38 Definitions  
Article 39 Originating Goods  
Article 40

Wholly Obtained Goods

Article 41 Qualifying Value Content  
Article 42 Non-Qualifying Operations  
Article 43


Article 44 De Minimis  
Article 45 Unassembled or Disassembled Goods  
Article 46 Fungible Goods or Materials  
Article 47 Sets  
Article 48 Accessories, Spare Parts and Tools  
Article 49 Packaging Materials and Containers for Retail Sale  
Article 50 Packing Materials and Containers for Shipment  
Article 51 Indirect Materials  
Article 52 Consignment Criteria  
Article 53 Proofs of Origin  
Article 54 Certificate of Origin  
Article 55 Certificate of Origin Issued Retrospectively  
Article 56 Issuance of a Duplicate Certificate of Origin  
Article 57 Origin Declaration  
Article 58 Approved Exporter  
Article 59


Article 60 Claim for Preferential Tariff Treatment  
Article 61 Obligations Related to Importations  
Article 62 Validity of Proof of Origin  
Article 63 Supporting Documents  
Article 64 Preservation of Documents and Records  
Article 65 Minor Errors  
Article 66 Verifications Process  
Article 67


Article 68 Confidentiality  
Article 69 Sub-Committee on Rules of Origin  
Article 70 Operational Procedures  
Article 71 Miscellaneous  
Article 72 Transitional Provisions for Goods in Transit or Storage  

Annex 3 referred to in Chapter 3: Product Specific RulesPDF


Annex 4 referred to in Chapter 3: Proofs of OriginPDF

Chapter 4 Customs Procedures and Trade Facilitation ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 73 Scope of Application  
Article 74


Article 75 Definition  
Article 76 Transparency  
Article 77 Information and Communications Technology  
Article 78 Risk Management  
Article 79 Customs Clearance  
Article 80 Separate and Expedited Customs Procedures for Shipment  
Article 81 Advance Rulings  
Article 82 Review  
Article 83 Customs Cooperation and Exchange of Information  
Article 84 Penalties  
Article 85 Sub-Committee on Customs Procedures and Trade Facilitation  
Chapter 5 Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 86 Scope of Application  
Article 87 Reaffirmation of Rights and Obligations  
Article 88 Enquiry Points  
Article 89 Sub-Committee on SPS Measures  
Chapter 6 Technical Regulations, Standards and Conformity Assessment Procedures ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 90 Scope of Application  
Article 91 Objectives  
Article 92 Definitions  
Article 93 Reaffirmation of Rights and Obligations  
Article 94 International Standards  
Article 95 Technical Regulations  
Article 96 Conformity Assessment  
Article 97 Transparency  
Article 98 Technical Cooperation  
Article 99 Sub-Committee on Technical Regulations, Standards and Conformity Assessment Procedures  
Article 100 Information Exchange  
Chapter 7 Cross-Border Trade in Services ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 101 Scope of Application  
Article 102 Definitions  
Article 103 Subsidies  
Article 104 National Treatment  
Article 105 Most-Favored-Nation Treatment  
Article 106 Market Access  
Article 107 Local Presence  
Article 108 Non-Conforming Measures  
Article 109 Notification  
Article 110 Transparency  
Article 111 Domestic Regulation  
Article 112 Recognition  
Article 113 Payments and Transfers  
Article 114 Implementation  
Article 115 Denial of Benefits  

Annex 5 referred to in Chapter 7:


Schedule of JapanPDF


Schedule of PeruPDF


Annex 6 referred to in Chapter 7:


Schedule of JapanPDF


Schedule of PeruPDF


Annex 7 referred to in Chapter 7: Financial ServicesPDF

Chapter 8

Telecommunications Services

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Article 116 Scope of Application  
Article 117 Definitions  
Article 118 Access and Use  
Article 119 Number Portability  
Article 120 Competitive Safeguards  
Article 121 Treatment by Major Suppliers  
Article 122 Resale  
Article 123 Interconnection  
Article 124 Provisioning and Pricing of Leased Circuit Services  
Article 125 Independent Telecommunications Regulatory Body  
Article 126 Universal Service  
Article 127 Public Availability of Licensing Criteria  
Article 128 Allocation and Use of Scarce Resources  
Article 129 Transparency  
Article 130 Settlement of Telecommunications Disputes  
Article 131

Relation to International Organizations

Article 132 Relationship to Other Chapters  
Chapter 9 Entry and Temporary Stay of Nationals for Business Purposes ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 133

General Principles

Article 134 Scope of Application  
Article 135 Definitions  
Article 136 Grant of Entry and Temporary Stay  
Article 137 Provision of Information and Facilitation of Procedure  
Article 138 Sub-Committee on Entry and Temporary Stay of Nationals for Business Purposes  
Article 139 Cooperation  
Article 140 Dispute Settlement  
Article 141 Immigration Measures  
Article 142 Transparency  

Annex 8  referred to in Chapter 9: Specific Commitments for Entry and Temporary Stay of Nationals for Business Purposes


Specific Commitments of JapanPDF


Specific Commitments of PeruPDF

Chapter 10 Government Procurement  
Article 143 Scope of Application ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 144 Definitions  
Article 145 National Treatment and Non-Discrimination  
Article 146 Rules of Origin  
Article 147 Valuation of Contracts  
Article 148 Prohibition of Offsets  
Article 149 Technical Specifications  
Article 150 Tendering Procedures  
Article 151 Qualification of Suppliers  
Article 152 Notice of Intended Procurement  
Article 153 Notice of Planned Procurement  
Article 154 Time-Limits for Tendering  
Article 155 Tender Documentation  
Article 156 Awarding of Contracts  
Article 157 Limited Tendering  
Article 158 Transparency of Procurement Information  
Article 159 Challenge Procedures  
Article 160 Use of Electronic Means in Government Procurement  
Article 161 Exceptions  
Article 162 Rectifications or Modifications  
Article 163 Privatization of Procuring Entities  
Article 164 Denial of Benefits  
Article 165 Further Negotiation  
Article 166 Sub-Committee on Government Procurement  
  Annex 9 referred to in Chapter 10: Government Procurement  

List of JapanPDF


List of PeruPDF

Chapter 11 Intellectual Property Rights ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 167 General Provisions  
Article 168 National Treatment  
Article 169 Most-Favored-Nation Treatment  
Article 170 Streamlining and Harmonization of Procedural Matters  
Article 171 Acquisition and Maintenance of Intellectual Property Rights  
Article 172 Transparency  
Article 173 Promotion of Public Awareness Concerning Protection of Intellectual Property  
Article 174 Patents  
Article 175 Industrial Designs  
Article 176 Trademarks  
Article 177 Geographical Indications  
Article 178 Copyright and Related Rights  
Article 179 Protection of Undisclosed Information  
Article 180 Unfair Competition  
Article 181 Enforcement – General  
Article 182 Enforcement – Border Measures  
Article 183 Enforcement – Civil Remedies  
Article 184 Enforcement – Criminal Remedies  
Article 185 Internet Service Providers  
Article 186 Cooperation  
Article 187 Sub-Committee on Intellectual Property Rights  
Article 188 Other Considerations  
  Annex 10 referred to in Chapter 11: Geographical Indications for Wines and SpiritsPDF  


Chapter 12 Competition ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 189 Anticompetitive Activities  
Article 190 Cooperation on Controlling Anticompetitive Activities  
Article 191 Non-Discrimination  
Article 192 Procedural Fairness  
Article 193 Transparency  
Article 194 Non-Application of Paragraph 1 of Article  
Chapter 13 Improvement of the Business Environment ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 195 Basic Principles  
Article 196 Sub-Committee on Improvement of the Business Environment  
Article 197 Liaison Office  
Article 198 Consulting Fora  
Article 199 Implementation of the Decisions of the Sub-Committee  
Chapter 14 Cooperation ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 200 Basic Principles  
Article 201 Areas and Forms of Cooperation  
Article 202 Implementation  
Article 203 Sub-Committee on Cooperation  
Chapter 15 Dispute Settlement ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 204 Scope of Application  
Article 205 Cooperation  
Article 206 Good Offices, Conciliation, or Mediation  
Article 207 Choice of Forum  
Article 208 Consultations  
Article 209 Establishment of Arbitral Tribunals  
Article 210 Composition of the Arbitral Tribunal  
Article 211 Qualifications of Arbitrators  
Article 212 Functions of Arbitral Tribunals  
Article 213 Proceedings of the Arbitral Tribunal  
Article 214 Information in the Procedure  
Article 215 Consolidation of Proceedings  
Article 216 Award of the Arbitral Tribunal  
Article 217 Suspension and Termination of Procedure  
Article 218 Implementation of the Award  
Article 219 Non-Implementation – Suspension of Benefits  
Chapter 16 Final Provisions ¡Regresar al inicio de la página!
Article 220 Annexes, Appendices and Notes  
Article 221 Table of Contents and Headings  
Article 222 Entry into Force  
Article 223 Amendments  
Article 224


Article 225 Authentic Texts  

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About the Agreement
  31 May 2011
  Entry into Force
  01 March 2012
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