Other Asian nations, the trade agreement with West Vietnam has already colored a 48 Anubhuti Vishnoi, «GM trade war back on the burning front as Trump arrives in India,» The Economic Times, January 29, 2020, economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/economy/foreign-trade/gm-trade-war-back-on-front-burner-as-trump-comes-to-india/articleshow/73717804.cms 47 Ana Swanson and Keith Bradsher, «What`s Really Announced in the Trump Trade Agreement with China,» New York Times, October 15, 2019, www.nytimes.com/2019/10/15/business/economy/china-trade-deal.html For fully multilateral agreements (not below) see: List of multilateral free trade agreements. The EU is India`s largest trading partner, accounting for 11.1% of India`s total trade, on an equal footing with the United States and China (10.7%) ». We are confident that free trade agreements with the EU and the US will benefit India and that talks will resume,» said Gopal Krishna Agarwal, national spokesman for the Bharatiya Janata Party for Economic Affairs. «India is not opposed to trade agreements with other countries, although now, it seems, after the release of the RCEP, the popular idea is that we understand the need to remain integrated at the global and regional level,» Agarwal added. 8 GDP, «India examines trade agreements with the United States and the EU; free trade agreements with Japan, Korea and ASEAN will be reviewed; No rushed trade agreements says Piyush Goyal, Ministry of Trade and Industry, November 5, 2019, Delhi, pib.gov.in/PressReleasePage.aspx?PRID=1590538 7 Gireesh Chandra Prasad, «India`s retaliatory duties on 28 U.S. products come into effect,» LiveMint, New Delhi, June 16, 2019, www.livemint.com/politics/policy/india-imposes-tariffs-on-28-us-goods-as-global-trade-war-heats-up-1560616982719.html and communiqué No.17/2019-Zoll, Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), Government of India, India, 15 June 2019, www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2019/cs-tarr2019/cs17-2019.pdf India, which has not signed a trade agreement since 2012, will soon restart discussions on a possible free trade agreement (FTA) with the European Union and the United States. Even when the Narendra Modi government withdrew from the Comprehensive Regional Economic Partnership (RCEP), it is eager to enter into trade agreements with other economic blocs, said a leading source, adding that India could clearly gain amid growing anti-Chinese sentiment in many parts of the world.