The US and the Euro zone are finally negotaiting the long discussed free-trade party. This part would create an economic zone that covers 40% of the world’s GDP. Obama has taken a large intiative in expanding the free-trade discussion and further progress is happening in Aisian countries such as Singapore, Australia, Vietnam and Japan in the Trans-Pacific Partnership. The big missing piece in the free-trade agreement in China as the world’s biggest exporter of manufactured goods. this has evolved into a almost combative nature by using the free-trade agreements as part of the “China strategy” for the US.