The freedom to trade has always been at the heart of creating wealth. As the USA was able to connect both coasts with the railroads in the 19th century, valuable goods were able to flow easily to and from anywhere the rail lines were laid.
In an agreement with Pakistan, China will build China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects in accordance to international standards.
The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) was proposed by Chinese leadership more than six years ago, and today the projects it is inspired globally have made a big impact on many countries.
China will be influential in building the first smart city in Bangladesh, called Purbachal. The project is located near the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka and occupies 6,150 acres.
China is building infrastructure all over the world as a part of its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Latin America is a huge beneficiary of Chinese spending.