Prime Minister Scott Morrison has invited a joint declaration from Asia Pacific leaders calling for free and foreseeable trade for economic recovery out of the coronavirus pandemic.
Leaders of the 21- country Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) group, including United States President Donald Trump and China’s President Xi Jinping, agreed they would not resort to protectionist policies.
The joint communique, after a virtual top hosted on Friday by Malaysia, was made in the midst of continuous trade tensions in between the world’s 2 largest economies.
” It was a really favorable conference,” Mr Morrison informed Australian press reporters by means of video link from The Lodge on Saturday.
” Individuals are really focused on vaccines and budget friendly early gain access to of safe vaccines – not just in developed countries however in establishing countries – and on the healing, that trad