THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Political Science and economic influence of China on post-soviet Central Asia

2015. №2, pp. 206-211

Kumukov Albert M. - post-graduate student, Kazan Federal University, 18 Kremlevskaya st., Kazan, 420008, Russian Federation,

The article reviews the Chinese Political Science and economic projects in Central Asia. China’s expanding sphere of influence in the region and extent of the penetration are also analyzed. Various instruments and methods used by China in the achievement of its foreign policy goals in Central Asia are discussed.

Key words: Китай, Центральная Азия, постсоветское пространство, энергоресурсы, логистические коридоры, сфера влияния, инвестиции, China, Central Asia, post-Soviet area, energy resources, logistic corridors, sphere of influence, investments