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By Kerry Brown

Brings jointly the research of world-class commentators on China from throughout Europe to discover the coverage points of the China-EU dating. geared toward practitioners, this ebook indicates how you can relate to China virtually and comprehend its complexities for company reasons, together with funding, social unrest, and China's five-year software.

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This perception might be informed by the media’s penchant for alarmist reports of an influx of Chinese investors buying up Europe. In fact, the vast majority of cross-border investments are based on mergers and acquisitions, and the number of European acquisitions by Chinese firms is actually very small. This point underlines that any policymaking (and reporting) on FDI across the EU needs to be better informed and to be supported by appropriate data, which is the responsibility of Eurostat. EU-level action and Member State co-operation, underpinned by the EU’s new FDI competence, will be necessary for the Union to have as clear a picture of inward FDI as China does of inward FDI from the EU.

The geographical focus of investment for this chapter is the EU of 27 Member States (EU-27). e. the pre-Fifth-Enlargement members). We focus on FDI by mainland Chinese firms, that is, where the ultimate parent company is Chinese. This can be determined by using mergers and acquisitions (M&A) data, but not with conventional FDI statistics. Thus portfolio investments, government bond purchases and direct investments from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), from the Macao SAR, from Taiwan or from any offshore tax haven are not considered here.

They complete the leading four host 20 CHINA AND THE EU IN CONTEXT countries, according to the Eurostat data; but Luxembourg and the Netherlands replace them in the top four, according to the MOFCOM data. This can be explained by known deficiencies in the data. Eurostat data are not reported for Luxembourg, and that immediately distorts the basis for comparison. This underlines the value of using MOFCOM data to identify where Chinese investments are directed. At the same time, Luxembourg is known to be an investment gateway into the EU, and so the recording of Chinese FDI entering Luxembourg is not necessarily that of where the investment remains.

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