Our Mission

To contribute to the macroeconomic and financial resilience and stability of the region through surveillance, supporting regional financing arrangements, providing technical assistance, serving as a regional knowledge hub and facilitating ASEAN+3 financial cooperation.

Our Vision

To be an independent, credible, and professional regional organization acting as a trusted policy advisor to ASEAN+3 members and thought leader with global influence.

AMRO Director

Kouqing Li is the fifth Director of the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO). He assumed office in May 2022.

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AMRO is accountable to our member economies. Our organizational structure consists of the Executive Committee, Advisory Panel, Director, and Senior Management.

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History and Milestones

In 2009, ASEAN+3 Finance Ministers agreed to establish an independent regional surveillance unit to promote objective monitoring of the region’s economies. AMRO was initially established as a company limited by guarantee in Singapore in 2011 and transformed into an international organization in 2016.

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Key Documents

Learn more about AMRO’s activities and development throughout the years.

Annual Reports Factsheet AMRO Agreement