Global trade is essential to furthering economic well-being. But if free trade is to sustainably deliver benefits to all, it must also support a healthy environment and improve social capital. In this accessible report, the Economist Intelligence Unit outlines how, despite growing protectionist sentiment in the West, countries in Asia continue to expand and extend their trading relationships with the rest of the world. getAbstract suggests this astute study to trade executives and experts.
In this summary, you will learn
- What three areas contribute to ensuring sustainable trade,
- How the United States and 19 countries in Asia fared in the 2018 Hinrich Foundation Sustainable Trade Index, and
- How nations have progressed and regressed in the index between 2016 and 2018.
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The Economist Intelligence Unit is an independent research and analysis organization.