Free Trade Agreement With US Is Imminent

April 2006
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 2;Apr2006, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p1
Country Report
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The article reports on Malaysia's impending free trade agreement with the U.S. Malaysia regards trade liberalization initiatives as vital to achieve the status of a developed country by 2020. Malaysian firms may face increased competition from U.S. importers but this will be outweighed by lower consumer prices, access to U.S. market, and increased foreign investment.


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