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Officials of CPTPP members attend a meeting. (File photo/ANI)
CANBERRA: Australia will demand China to end its campaign of economic trade coercion and reopen ministerial trade talks as a prerequisite for starting negotiations on its bid to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), a media report said on Friday.
Trade Minister Dan Tehan said that all CPTPP members would have to be confident that China could meet the agreement’s high standards and its World Trad