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Who China Lends Money to in Africa and How Much They Provide Has Changed a Lot

One of the key findings in CARI’s newest report on Chinese lending patterns in Africa revealed a major shift in who Chinese creditors are lending money to and for how much.

The once enormous resource for infrastructure loans extended to countries like Angola and Zambia have given way to much more modest financing packages in places like Ghana and South Africa.

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