TITLE

Frontier Markets: Outlook And Opportunities

PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Jun2010, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers a forecast of the economic conditions in Asian frontier markets such Bangladesh, Cambodia, and Laos. It raises concerns regarding the lack of external demand for low value-added consumer products and select commodities which could block economic development. It notes that the security problems and political turmoil in Pakistan will remain to be the major factors to impede the country's economic growth.
ACCESSION #
51789462

 

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