|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
Australian Financial Review
Wednesday 12th February 2014, page 44