20 Sep 2023
Twelve months after the launch of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF), ithas achieved “substantial conclusion of the negotiations of a first-of-its-kind international IPEFSupply Chain Agreement”, in one of its four Pillars. The remaining three Pillars are Trade, CleanEconomy and Fair Economy (taxation/anti-corruption). Significant progress on each of theseremaining Pillars has also been announced, raising the expectation of conclusions by the end ofthis year.
This paper reflects on what the IPEF means for India. The structure of the paper is as follows: thefirst part traces the principal drivers for engagement in the IPEF, both from the United States (US)and the Indian perspectives; the second part identifies some of the key challenges for negotiation,anticipated outcomes as well as implementation challenges for India across its four Pillars, whiledwelling deeper into the Supply Chain Pillar, which has seen substantial conclusion; the third partis the concluding section for assessing the future evolution of the IPEF.
Author: R V Anuradha
著者 R V Anuradha
Editors: Amitendu Palit, Ramita Iyer
編者 Amitendu Palit, Ramita Iyer
Project Lead: Cristita Perez
プロジェクト担当 Cristita Perez