The Declaration describes new APEC policy commitments for advancing quality growth and human development.
Peru's President opened the 2016 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting by reaffirming confidence in trade's capacity to deliver positive economic and social change.
The Joint Statement details new APEC policies for driving quality and inclusive growth, and human development in an open, integrated Asia-Pacific.
Policies on the table at the 2016 APEC Ministerial Meeting are focused on ensuring that people equitably feel the benefits.
Wider participation in trade could ease concerns about fairness and growth, according to the latest APEC Regional Trends Analysis.