China and India are undoubtedly the key trade partners of Asean as both are the two most populous nations in the world. There is a good prospect of trade between China and Asean countries due to the close culture. Both sides can easily communicate, which helps boost trust among them. This also accelerates trade negotiations. Trade between Asean and India cannot be neglected either, though the trade tie between the two sides do not seem to make smooth headway.
Recently, there was a meeting between Thai delegates and the chief secretary of the Planning and Development Department of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu to discuss about the prospect of trade and investment in the state. The trade links between the state and Thailand has been existent for ...