Ketagalan Media: Asia-Pacific Regional Economic Integration and Taiwan’s Exclusion from RCEP

… For Taiwan, exclusion from RCEP could have significant implications for its economy, which is heavily dependent on foreign trade. RCEP countries, which account for nearly 60 percent of Taiwan’s foreign trade (with China constituting 25 percent of the island’s foreign trade), and Taiwan’s major trade partners and investment centers—China, ASEAN, and Japan—are also RCEP member countries. In response […]