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China na América Latina: uma análise da perspectiva dos investimentos diretos estrangeiros


  • Barbi, Fernando
  • Holland, Márcio


This work discusses the dynamics of China's outward foreign direct investments, particularly those destined to South America. After more than three decades of intensive economic growth and a sound increase in its share in world trade, the Chinese economy is increasing investments abroad. The Chinese trade movement in South America has substantially changed the importance of the region's traditional trade partners and affected the Brazilian influence over the region. The inflow of Chinese direct investment, although still tiny, points out towards a similar path of influence, especially in the exploitation of raw materials and food. Hence, China reinforces both by trade and investment inflows, the region's economies characteristic reliance on the supply of primary products
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  • Barbi, Fernando & Holland, Márcio, 2010. "China na América Latina: uma análise da perspectiva dos investimentos diretos estrangeiros," Coediciones, Naciones Unidas Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL), number 1402.
  • Handle: RePEc:ecr:col013:1402
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    1. Eliana Cardoso & Márcio Holland, 2010. "South America for the Chinese?: A Trade-Based Analysis," OECD Development Centre Working Papers 289, OECD Publishing.
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    1. Marta Czarnecka-Gallas, 2012. "Chinese Foreign Direct Investments In Latin America And Their Influence On Chinese-Brazilian Economic Relations," Oeconomia Copernicana, Institute of Economic Research, vol. 3(1), pages 49-71, March.


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