North-Central China Offers Massive Market Opportunity for Mongolian Coal Miners
August 21st, 2012
Mongolia’s massive and low-cost coal reserves are well-positioned to serve seven nearby Chinese provinces with more than one billion tonnes of annual coal demand On 7…
China’s Rising Seaborne Food and Fuel Imports: Propelling Naval Expansion?
May 13th, 2012
Strategic Horizon 1C: The U.S.-China relationship will be central to international relations in the twenty-first century, as the two great Asia-Pacific powers compete, coexist, and cooperate…
Electric Bikes are China’s Real Electric Vehicle Story
November 7th, 2011
Along with its booming market for petroleum-fueled autos, China is also a global leader in promoting greater use of electric and alternative fuel vehicles. Automakers are…
China Aims to More Than Triple Its Oil & Gas Production in the South China S...
April 3rd, 2011
New deepwater oil & gas exploration and production will likely complicate the South China Sea maritime security environment. –China is aiming for oil & gas production…
The Saudi Arabia of Corn: Reduce U.S. ethanol production and boost corn exports ...
March 28th, 2011
In 2010, the U.S. used roughly 138 million tonnes of corn to produce ethanol—43% of the nation’s total corn crop of 316 million tonnes (Exhibit 1)….
Libya Looming: Key strategic implications for China of unrest in the Arab World ...
February 22nd, 2011
As violence flares in Libya and elsewhere across the Arab countries and Iran, we see a number of core interests that China will look to maintain….