The new Asia-Pacific trade agreement will give China more room to operate in Asia, even if the United States closes its own market from China.
World is now one of the races of large countries. The pursuit of the common good has given way and the world has returned to a time when countries are struggling at the expense of each other for both geographical and economic power.
Alongside security policy tensions, growing economic tensions have risen. Geopolitics feeds the geo-economy and vice versa.