Five key takeaways from the 2016 EU-ASEAN Business Sentiment Survey

1) European businesses expect ASEAN profits to increase

2) ASEAN’s relative importance to European businesses’ global revenues is rising

3) European businesses plan to expand ASEAN operations

4) European businesses plan to increase their level of trade and investment in the region

5) European business believes that the EU should pursue a region-to-region FTA with ASEAN