Asean Free Trade Agreement Myanmar

ASEAN, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, is gaining importance as a trading bloc and is now the third largest in the world after the European Union and the North American Free Trade Agreement. Composed of the Asian Tigers of Indonesia, Malaysia, philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam (ASEAN 6) with smaller players like Brunei, Cambodia, Laos and Myanmar, it has a combined GDP of $2.31 trillion (2012) and hosts about 600 million people…