Regional Outlook, Global Perspective

SOUTH KOREA-BEYOND TRADE

SOUTH KOREA-BEYOND TRADE
Korean People’s Army pointing to Korean DMZ. Wikimedia Commons

Korea Herald-Sept 27

South Korea and the US signed a revised version of the Korea-US Free Trade Agreement earlier this week. The signing, hailed by leaders of the two countries, is welcome in many respects.  Most of all, the conclusion of the negotiations to amend the 6-year-old trade agreement that had been persistently challenged by US President Donald Trump put an end to uncertainty as to its fate. Another good point is that the two sides sealed a major bilateral dispute at a time when they need a seamless joint stance on the North Korean nuclear problem.

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First published in: Korea Herald

 

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