7 days China set to deepen Argentine trade ties with bid for grains ‘superhighway’ MB |Biz
By Reuters BUENOS AIRES – Chinese state-owned construction giant CCCC is preparing a bid to dredge Argentina’s Parana River, the country’s main cargo superhighway that takes soy and corn from the Pampas farm belt to the shipping lanes of the south Atlantic and the world. A dredging boat of the Luxembourg-based company Jan De Nul sprays sand at the shore on the Parana river near Rosario, Argentina, January 31, 2017. (REUTERS / Marcos Brindicci / File Photo / MANILA BULLETIN) Representatives of China Communications Construction Co Ltd (1800.HK) and its Shanghai Dredging unit have met with Argentine government and local ... more