How does Europe, Africa’s main trade partner, view new investors

Published: 05 December 2010

Europe is the first trade partner with Africa. Of course, this is consequence of our past as colonialists. But nowadays new actors play an important role as investors in Africa. Among them, China. Catherine Ray, spokesperson of European Commissioner for Development, Andris Piegbalgs, explained why China being in Africa is not a bad news for Eu. And why Europe will preserve its special relation with Africa.