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China and Russia Aim for More Trade
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin visited China this week and signed several memoranda of understanding (MOUs) in an effort to further expand exports to China, after strong growth in trade over the past two years.
Economic Aspects of the Xi-Putin Meeting
During Chinese President Xi's visit to Russia, the two sides discussed trade and economic cooperation. In a joint statement, they showcased their commitments to building stronger bilateral relations in trade, investment, finance, energy and innovation.
U.S. Adds Five Chinese Companies to Entity List over Ties to Russia
Last week, the U.S. government announced sanctions on five more Chinese firms for their contribution to Russia's military and defense industry.
New CRS Short Papers on Chinese Foreign Investment and Trade Ties with Russia
Last week, the Congressional Research Service published two short papers on Chinese trade/investment issues, one related to tracking Chinese foreign investments and the other on economic ties with Russia.
Update on China's Balancing Act on the Russian Invasion and Western Sanctions
Last Friday, President Xi Jinping and President Joe Biden met virtually to discuss a number of aspects of U.S.-China relations, including the situation in Ukraine. This piece provides a rundown on the stated positions of the two governments on the issue, offers an overview of the reaction by
Experts Weigh In on Implications for China of Russian Sanctions
At a recent event organized by the University of California San Diego, experts described a tightrope that China is walking in terms of the Western sanctions on Russia. One expert suggested that the United States could lift tariffs imposed on Chinese goods as an olive branch.
Where China Stands on Western Sanctions against Russia
Recently, the United States, the European Union and other nations have announced a wide range of sanctions against Russia. China's initial reaction has been to criticize the use of these sanctions as a matter of principle, but the extent to which it will cooperate with the sanctions remains unclear. This