março 29, 2021

Can Chinese Special Economic Zones revitalise Nigeria’s manufacturing industry?

Can Chinese Special Economic Zones revitalise Nigeria’s manufacturing industry?

8 minutos In February 2021, Nigeria commemorated 50 years of establishing official diplomatic relations with China. Within this period, the economic engagements between the two countries have grown significantly from the first wave of Hong Kong Chinese investments in the 1960s to a situation where there are approximately 1000 Chinese firms currently operating in the country. As part of this deepening engagement, Nigeria was selected, in 2006, to host two of the first six Special Economic Zones (SEZs) that the Chinese government committed to Leia mais