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China-Africa Trade Held Up Last Year Despite the Pandemic

China’s top diplomat for Sub-Saharan Africa, Wu Peng, revealed the final two-way China-Africa trade figure for 2020 that came in at $187 billion.

All things considered given the massive economic disruptions that occurred last year in both regions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, that’s a rather respectable number given that it was just shy of 2019’s $192 billion and more than the $185 billion in 2018.

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