This study by the ESADE China Europe Club is the first report that aims to provide an in-depth analysis of this new sphere of economic and business relations between China and Europe.
. The report also shows that the EU is the main destination of Chinese investment, which reached 26,768 million at the end of 2012.
. Spain ranks fourth in terms of the number of Chinese investment projects in Europe
. 85% of the Chinese investment in Europe is concentrated in Luxembourg, France, the UK, Germany and Sweden.
. Although Spain ranks fourth among European nations in terms of the number of Chinese investment projects (38), it only comes ninth in terms of the stock of direct investment. There are still relatively few Chinese companies (just 60) out of a total of some 12,000 foreign firms operating in Spain.
.Most of the Chinese companies operate in the upper reaches of the value chain and in high-tech such as: Energy, Information Technology, Information Technology and there are also Chinese companies in banking.
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