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US reiterates commitment to Indo-Pacific as bilateral trade hits record US$2t in 2018

Secretary Ross speaking at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok on Monday. He noted that the US is the largest source of FDI into the Indo-Pacific region to the tune of US$866 billion.


THE Trump administration is "extremely engaged and committed" to the Indo-Pacific region, US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross said, as he revealed a 6 per cent increase in two-way trade that reached a record US$2 trillion in 2018.

The Indo-Pacific covers 24 countries...

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