Marching towards the RCEP agreement in the times of escalating trade tensions
Updated : September 03, 2018 01:14 PM IST
As India and the other RPCs move forward into the RCEP, the signalling they have made is of an agreement with the largest geographical spread, just next to the CP-TPP.
Seen against the background of escalating trade tensions worldwide, this is a powerful signal that rules of trade matter and the economies representing approximately 39 percent of the world GDP at $49.5 trillion, have given such rules a vote of confidence.
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