Trump, Brexit clouding Australia’s trade deal focus says CEDA


Australia needs to focus on trade opportunities with China and India rather than being derailed by the rise of protectionism in the US and Britain, according to to a report out today.The Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) cites the protectionist policies of US President Donald Trump and the UK vote to leave the European Union as two key factors clouding potential deals with emerging markets. CEDA’s policy committee chairman Professor Rodney Maddock speaks with the ABC’s @peter_f_ryan