US-China trade war sees Germany picking Malaysia as trade hub

Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim said foreign trade ministers are frequently engaging with the investment, trade and industry ministry to expedite FTA negotiations with the EU. (Bernama pic)

KUALA LUMPUR: Germany has chosen Malaysia as one of its trade and export hubs amid the ongoing trade war between the US and China, says Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim.

Anwar said this was due to Germany’s foreign policy, which aims to mitigate economic risks associated with its reliance on China.