US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok. Photo: AFPUS Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok. Photo: AFP

US Commerce Secretary pledges ‘deep commitment’ to Asia as Trump invites leaders for summit

  • Wilbur Ross said the record US$2 trillion in trade between the US and Indo-Pacific, and Washington’s investments outranking China’s were signs of how much it values the region
  • Trump’s national security adviser invited Asean leaders for a summit with the US President in the first quarter of next year
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US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok. Photo: AFPUS Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
US Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross at the Indo-Pacific Business Forum in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
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