Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (right) greets New Zealand counterpart Bill English ahead of a meeting in Tokyo on May 17. Japan and New Zealand have pledged to seek an agreement with other TPP signatories to move the mega-regional trade deal forward. Photo: Kyodo

Why US businesses will be wishing Trump had stayed in the TPP

Koichi Hamada says the Trans-Pacific Partnership looks ready to power ahead without the US, with Japan keen to lead, and American businesses will rue being robbed of the chance to enter new markets

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (right) greets New Zealand counterpart Bill English ahead of a meeting in Tokyo on May 17. Japan and New Zealand have pledged to seek an agreement with other TPP signatories to move the mega-regional trade deal forward. Photo: Kyodo
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