Asian Insider Podcast: Why South-east Asia may not benefit if the US does not engage China

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3:30 South-east Asian concerns over trade and supply chain pillars; how countries view resilience 

5:54 Not all countries look at “friend shoring” the same way the US does 

6:49 China firmly entrenched in region but taking anything for granted and why it's not too concerned the US' IPEF will dislodge that 

9:42 Chinese concern about US "friend shoring", decoupling and accelerating self-sufficiency

13:47 Why South-east Asia still depends on external markets; IPEF is a late entrant in the theatre 

Produced by: Nirmal Ghosh ([email protected]), Ernest Luis & Teo Tong Kai

Edited by: Eden Soh

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