ExportWise – A comprehensive FTA would deliver significant trade and economic benefits for all ASEAN member states and Canada, and promote closer economic relations over the long term. Potential benefits include:
- An increase of ASEAN’s GDP by up to US$39.4 billion (1.6%) and Canada’s GDP by up to US$5.1 billion (0.3%).
- An estimated increase in ASEAN exports to Canada by US$4.81 billion (15.5%) and Canadian exports to ASEAN by US$2.67 billion (13.3%). Read more.
By Wayne Farmer, President, Canada-ASEAN Business Council (CABC)