The Sino-Saudi Connection

Andelman, David A.
April 2006
Forbes Asia;4/17/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p18
The article focuses on the trade relationship between Saudi Arabia and China. Flynt Leverett, a former Middle East analyst for the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, says Saudi Arabians see China to be an exporter of goods and capital into the kingdom. Sinopec of China became one of five companies authorized to explore for natural gas in Saudi Arabia. Riyadh's Kingdom Center Mall is abounding with cheap items made in China.


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