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Dublin, Nov. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "China's Involvement in Global Infrastructure" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.This report provides a detailed analysis of China's involvement in global infrastructure.With its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), which is now thought to cover 132 countries, China has demonstrated its intention to increase its influence on global infrastructure development, and at the same time exporting its excess contractor capacity.The BRI, which was launched in 2013, is aimed at developing the modern day versions of the land-based Silk Road Economic Belt and the Maritime Silk Road of the 21st Century. Under the initiative, China is seeking to improve infrastructure in emerging nations across the world, facilitating economic development through companies being able to transport goods more easily and cheaply between countries along various routes.Although there has been increasing wariness among governments in emerging markets over the risks of relying heavily on China for funding and construction contracting, the opportunities provided under the BRI can be attractive for governments with limited funding capacity and rising infrastructure needs.Reflecting the increasing significance of the BRI, according to a recent report from the Emerging Markets Forum, China has committed or dispersed around US$600 billion in loans since 2013 under the initiative, compared to US$490 billion by the group of multilateral development banks ....

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