4 Key Takeaways Emerging From China’s Trade Data by Gabriele Manca

23 Apr 2024

In his recent article for The Diplomat, Gabriele Manca discusses China’s evolving trade strategy amidst rising tensions with the U.S. and the West. Manca highlights, “FTAs are a top priority for Xi Jinping’s China.” China is prioritizing bilateral and regional free trade agreements (FTAs) and focusing on developing countries, particularly those in the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Additionally, China is accelerating efforts for technological self-sufficiency and maintaining dominance in manufacturing.

Manca’s analysis highlights a strategic shift in China’s trade approach, aiming for self-reliance and strategic partnerships, as evident from the four key takeaways emerging from China’s trade data.

You can find the full article here.

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