[2016] China’s President Xi in the Middle East: From U.S. Regime Change to Chinese Economic Development?

China’s President Xi in the Middle East: From U.S. Regime Change to Chinese Economic Development?

At the same time, bilateral trade has soared to $74 billion. China is Saudi Arabia’s largest trade partner. During Xi’s visit, Saudi Aramco and China’s Sinopec signed a $1.5 billion agreement for strategic cooperation. China also plays a role among Saudi Arabia’s military suppliers.

Reminder, to myself, to check other connections to the Middle East.