The Greater Mekong Subregion Transport and Trade Facilitation Action Program (TTF-AP)

Institutional Document | September 2015

The Greater Mekong Subregion Transport and Trade Facilitation Action Program (TTF-AP) is an integrated program of advisory support and capacity building focused on enhancing cross-border transport and trade in the subregion. 

The TTF-AP’s core work focuses on:

  • expanding transport and traffic rights along Greater Mekong Subregion Transport (GMS) corridors, particularly the North-South, East-West and Southern Economic Corridors; 
  • simplifying and modernizing customs procedures and border management, including transit systems in the GMS;
  • supporting enhanced transport and logistics in the GMS; and 
  • strengthening the capacity of sanitary and phytosanitary agencies in the GMS.


  • Core Area 1: Expanding Transport and Traffic Rights
  • Core Area 2: Simplifying and Modernizing Customs Procedures, Including Transit Systems
  • Core Area 3: Support for Enhanced Transport and Logistics
  • Core Area 4: Strengthening Capacities of Sanitary and Phytosanitary (SPS) Agencies
  • Implementation Arrangements

Additional Details

  • Industry and trade
  • Regional cooperation and integration
  • Cambodia
  • China, People's Republic of
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam

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