Monday, August 18, 2014

Seven Asian countries will account for 90 percent of Asian GDP by 2050



Japanese New Years Day Meal Copyright Peter Hanami 2005
Picture: Japanese New Years Day Meal 



" a forecast that China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and Thailand which represented 75 percent of population and 90 percent of (Asian) GDP by 2050. That equates to 50 per cent of global GDP and 53 per cent of the worlds middle class""


Source: Mr. Asia climbs to top of the trade tree
Chanticleer
Australian Financial Review
Wednesday 12th February 2014, page 44