China is becoming one of Africa’s biggest trading partners, making huge investments in the continent.
Beijing Daxing International Airport – “the starfish” – shown under construction in October 2018, is expected to one day become the world’s busiest airport.
China has dropped bans on North American pork, beef and poultry, at least in part to cope with an ongoing African Swine Fever epidemic there.
Container lines in the trans-Pacific arena are sailing into a gloomy festive season, heading for the first full-year contraction of traffic since the financial crisis of 2009.