The Infrastructure Footrace: Why China Fits into Africa’s Plans for Development

By Ian Dixon and Sajal Kishore

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Feb 27 · 8 min read

China Prioritizing Relationships with African Governments Not Private Investments

Chinese State Owned Enterprises Diversifying into Infrastructure Equity Investment

Chinese Construction Technical Expertise May be Lowering Project Costs

China’s Belt and Road Initiative Not Without Risk in Africa

Additional Interest in African Infrastructure

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