ASEAN supply chains still face challenges while looking ahead for new opportunities. Recent disruptions have highlighted the need for EU businesses established in ASEAN to increase their chains’ value and resilience.
Recently launched Free Trade Agreements (e.g. RCEP, EVFTA) multiply prospects for a privileged access to markets. Professionals are also keeping an eye on the expansion of economic sanctions programs, booming environmental and corporate social responsibility measures currently under adoption in the EU and OECD achievements on minimum taxation and transfer pricing.