Are Bilateral Trade Agreements Weakening Trade Blocs?

IbaƱez, Alberto
July 2011
Farm Chemicals International;Jul2011, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p32
The article offers the author's perspective on the KORUS free-trade agreement (FTA) between the U.S. and North Korea. The author questions the difference of the KORUS FTA among other trade blocs such as the European Union (EU) and North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). He also states that despite its bilateral nature, the KORUS FTA will benefit the U.S. agricultural sector, as well as the agrochemical industry.


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