Growing economic cooperation between China and South Asia; recent trends in Trade, Investment and Aid

SK. Golam Maula


China’s remarkable economic growth and its influence in regional and global economy are undeniable. Over the decades, trade and investment between China and the South Asian region has grown significantly. Though bilateral trade between the regions has grown consistently, it shows a fluctuating trend in terms of investment. Existing trade and investment patterns show that Sino-South Asia economic cooperation trapped in few products and limited countries. As China’s trade, investment and aid to South Asia is increasing; both regions need to work together for greater regional cooperation and integration.


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