Japan-EU agree to massive free-trade deal


Al Jazeera English

Published on Jul 6, 2017

The European Union and Japan have agreed in principle to one of the largest free-trade deals to date.

The so-called Economic Partnership Agreement is likely to give Japan’s auto industry better access to European markets.

But the deal is being seen as a show of opposition to the US President Donald Trump’s protectionist turn.

Al Jazeera’s Wayne Hay reports from Chiba, Japan.

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