The Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS) is an international organization
established with a vision to promote peace and common prosperity among the
People’s Republic of China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea.
Upon the agreement signed and ratified by each of the three
governments, the TCS was officially inaugurated in Seoul, September 2011.
On the basis of equal participation, each government shares 1/3 of total operational budget.
Providing Support for Trilateral Consultative Mechanisms
Exploring and Facilitating Cooperative Projects
Promoting Understanding of Trilateral Cooperation
Networking with Other International Organizations
Compiling Database and Conducting Research
The TCS logo design is “the dynamic and powerful upsurge of the Great Wave in calligraphic
design shared by the three countries”.
The logo symbolizes that the three countries and the trilateral cooperation itself surge in the Great Wave of the 21st century with dynamism.