Saturday, March 31, 2012
Latin America and China, Perfect Together
For years, analysts of China's growing economy have explained how the country has been expanding its presence in Latin America. China is looking for new markets and suppliers of raw materials and they have found both in the Americas. But the question of just how connected the economies of Latin America and China are has been been difficult to understand in snapshot form. Problem solved. In its Winter 2012 issue of AQ Quarterly, the Council of the Americas has created an easy-to-use set of charts that lay out the case why China, not the United States, may be Latin America's trading partner of the future.