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Dr. Jean-Paul Rodrigue: “China’s Growth Fuels Boom in World Shipping Traffic”

National Geographic

Dr. Rodrigue, a professor in the Department of Global Studies and Geography, is quoted in this National Geographic article about the growth of shipping traffic over the past two decades, particularly along the Suez route, which provides access to markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

This article also appeared on Port News.

Additionally, Dr. Rodrigue was reference in the article “A Dubious Chinese Link to the Grand Nicaraguan Canal” that appeared online at The article is about the controversial Interoceanic Grand Canal.

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