Asia Pacific Trade Seminars

About APTS

The Asia Pacific Trade Seminars (APTS) aims to provide the forum for exchanging research ideas in the field of international trade and investment. The APTS will hold annual conferences at universities in the Asia Pacific region. The conferences are open to researchers and graduate students worldwide who work on theoretical or empirical aspects of international trade and investment.


The sixteenth annual meeting of the APTS scheduled on June 11-12 at Deakin University has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The next meeting is planned to be held in June, 2021 at Deakin University, Melbourne.