According to a joint issued report, The ASEAN Advantage by the Canada-ASEAN Business Council (CABC), a new multilateral trade agreement across Southeast Asia would open up business opportunities within the world’s fastest growing market place.

“A Canada-ASEAN FTA could be an eventual path for Canada to join RCEP (the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership), an ASEAN-led FTA, for deeper Canada-Chinese trade.” – CABC Executive Director, Greg Ross