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The winners and losers of the world’s largest trade deal: the RCEP

India News | 18/01/2022 09:34 AM | Click to read full article

The RCEP marks a major step forward for economic integration in the Asia-Pacific region, while flying in the face of the global rise of unilateralism and protectionism over the past few years, in ‘the West’ especially. 

One of the most striking features of the RCEP is that it brings together countries at very different stages of economic development, from Japan and Singapore to Laos and Cambodia.