Blog: Chinese in Russia
Dave Leggett | 16 May 2006
We've a piece from Mark Bursa today that looks at the Chinese OEMs entering Russia. I knew it was happening from the bits and pieces I've picked up in our news in recent months, but I wasn't sure how seriously to take it. Mark's analysis of what's driving the move suggests that there is a reasonably solid basis to what they are doing. It's a logical next move for the Chinese and less difficult than, say, entering western Europe.
I'm starting to get a small idea of the scale of things here in China, but really, I'm only scratching the surface of this vast country....
Given the startling complexity of obtaining a journalist visa for China - the code 'J2' is now indelibly stamped on my mind - it was with some surprise how swiftly I managed to sail through airport im...