15 Asia Pacific Countries Sign Trade Deal Representing One-Third of World Economy

HeadlineNov 16, 2020

China, Japan and 13 other countries have signed a deal to set up the world’s largest trading bloc, encompassing nearly a third of the global economy. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, or RCEP, also includes several Southeast Asian countries, Australia, New Zealand and South Korea.

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