During the dialogue, ABAC members and corporate representatives from Asia-Pacifi gave important recommendations on enhancing regional economic connectivity, supporting multilateral trade system, developing digital economy, facilitating the participation of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in global supply chains, stepping up inclusive development and building the APEC Vision beyond 2020. APEC leaders vowed to consider the suggestions in the building of APEC cooperation orientations and development policies of economies. The leaders raised concern about open and free trade, digital and cyber economy, sustainable and inclusive development, and the equal sharing of trade liberalization for all. Many ABAC members congratulated Vietnam on its recent ratification of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), describing it as a great opportunity for foreign enterprises to increase their presence in the country. In his address, the Vietnamese government leader called for further collaboration between APEC and the Pacific islands to promote sustainable, transparent and highly resilient economic connectivity.