China trade volume with Nigeria hits $8.94bn


By Prince Okafor

The Consul General of China in Lagos, Chao Xiaoliang, has disclosed that China’s bilateral trade volume with Nigeria has reached $8.94 billion.

This came even as he assured the nation of enhanced bilateral relations with his country as it enters a new era.

Speaking during a press briefing at the Chinese Embassy in Lagos on the Chinese Communist Party 19th National Congress, Xiaoliang said: “Nigeria and China are common in terms of national conditions, and make the development strategy in parallel with highly complementary and potential for cooperation.

“In 2017, China to Nigeria strategic partnership continues its comprehensive and deep development. Our economy and trade relations are progressing smoothly, and from January to August this year, the bilateral trade volume reached $8.94billion, ranked third among that of China with all African countries. Both…

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