Corpus ID: 44562532

Making Inroads: China's New Silk Road Initiative

  title={Making Inroads: China's New Silk Road Initiative},
  author={Christine Rachel Guluzian},
  journal={Cato Journal},
China's New Silk Road initiative is a multistate commercial project as grandiose as it is ambitious. Comprised of an overland economic "belt" and a maritime transit component, it envisages the development of a trade network traversing numerous countries and continents. Major investments in infrastructure are to establish new commercial hubs along the route, linking regions together via railroads, ports, energy transit systems, and technology. A relatively novel concept introduced by China's… Expand
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