Achieving an African Industrial Revolution
Source: project-syndicate.org 20/02/2017
Acceleration for the African economy, prospects for an industrial revolution in the continent. The roles that can be played by external actors such as China, the first G20 nation to recognize the importance of supporting African industrialization; a process already underway with large Chinese investments in Ethiopia. Italy can also play a crucial role in this industrialization project in light manufacturing and agro-food sectors. Sino-Italian collaboration could speed up the industrial development of the African continent.