Asian Economic Integration Report 2023: Trade, Investment, and Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific

Publication | February 2023

This report shows how smart trade and investment policies, and regulatory cooperation in the Asia and Pacific region can help economies tackle climate change, recover from the pandemic, and support resilient and sustainable development.

Analyzing topics including global value chains, investment, the movement of people, and regional cooperation initiatives, it outlines the economic and environmental challenges the region currently faces. It explores how trade and investment policies can support climate action and highlights why a joined-up approach is essential to help deepen the digital economy, strengthen supply chains and foster greener businesses, markets, and trade.


  • Regional Cooperation is Crucial for Transformative Economic Recovery
  • Trade and Global Value Chains
  • Cross-Border Investment
  • Financial Integration
  • Movement of People
  • Updates on Subregional Cooperation Initiatives
  • Theme Chapter: Trade, Investment, and Climate Change in Asia and the Pacific
  • Statistical Appendix

Additional Details

  • Economics
  • Industry and trade
  • Regional cooperation and integration
  • 304
  • 8.5 x 11
  • TCS230031-2
  • 978-92-9270-031-7 (print)
  • 978-92-9270-032-4 (electronic)
  • 978-92-9270-033-1 (ebook)

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