Saturday 25 September 2021
Home      All news      Contact us      RSS     
scmp - 12 days ago

As Angela Merkel’s exit approaches, Germany’s ‘China city’ nervously eyes the future

A German truck pulls out of a logistics park on the banks of the Rhine, carrying an azure blue container emblazoned with the logo of the Xian port on its chassis.It drives past the rusted railway tracks on which the box arrived from China, part of a growing convoy of up to 80 trains a week that arrive in Duisburg from China then fan out into continental Europe. One container down, thousands to go.There are stacks of Chinese containers everywhere in this busy inland port, bearing the names…


Latest News
Hashtags:   

Angela

 | 

Merkel

 | 

approaches

 | 

Germany

 | 

China

 | 

nervously

 | 

future

 | 

Sources