What China's Economy Will Look Like in 2020

by: Prieur du Plessis

The three China maps shown below, courtesy of U.S. Global Investors – Weekly Investor Alert, illustrate countries that have equal GDP to Chinese provinces in 2000, 2009 and 2020. In 2000, China’s union of provinces was similar to poor, developing countries. By 2009, China had grown into a union of provinces similar to many booming, developing countries. By 2020, it is projected that China GDP will be the sum of top-tier developing countries.

A picture speaks a thousand words …

Source: U.S. Global Investors – Weekly Investor Alert, December 23, 2010.