China’s New Silk Road – A New Challenge for America


Yurts, camels and mud are the most prominent features of the countryside that surrounds Khorgos, but looks can be very deceiving, as for the last four years the small city has been growing and is poised to become the world’s busiest inland port, a part of the emergence of what some call China’s ‘new Silk Road.’ But what does this plan mean for those back in the Americas and industry there. Read on in this fascinating TIME piece to find out.


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