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Massive makeover in store for US trade agenda under Trump

With US participation in TPP now dead, and TTIP apparently unravelling, attention is turning to what would happen to Nafta. 

There are now around an estimated 12 million US manufacturing jobs, down from some 17 million in 1994. However, Nafta is by no means the sole culprit here.


POLITICAL leaders in the Asia-Pacific and the Americas are reacting with concern to US president-elect Donald Trump's announcement that the United States will withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on the first day of his presidency.

With Mr Trump also critical of...

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