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The Economist Intelligence Unit Mapped Out Chinese Trade and Investment in Africa

The London-based Forecast Director for the Economist Intelligence Unit, Agathe Demarai, has been posting quite a bit lately on China-Africa issues, albeit with varying degrees of accuracy (her assertion that Africa as a continent had a Chinese debt problem is not correct, for example) but some of the visuals she’s been sharing are quite compelling — like this one that broadly outlines China’s economic engagement in Africa.

There also maps of Chinese digital engagement in Africa and Chinese-funded port & rail projects.

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