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Tailoring the new silk road: China's One Belt One Road initiative

Words: Mark Smulian
Silk Roads - Illustration by Neil Webb

China’s Belt and Road initiative is set to redraw the globe’s major trading routes. Mark Smulian finds out what it offers UK planners

Suitcases, clothes and household goods may not sound like the start of a revolution, but when a train carrying 44 freight containers of these commodities rolled into an East London siding earlier this year it was the first tangible sign in the UK of a plan that seeks to reshape international freight.

The Belt and Road is a Chinese project but could affect most countries in Europe and Cent.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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