For Germany’s likely new leader Olaf Scholz, Hamburg is at the centre of a growing dilemma over China

//For Germany’s likely new leader Olaf Scholz, Hamburg is at the centre of a growing dilemma over China

For Germany’s likely new leader Olaf Scholz, Hamburg is at the centre of a growing dilemma over China

COSCO Shipping occupies a prime waterfront location in Germany’s Hamburg. The Chinese marine transportation giant’s European headquarters sit between a historic red-brick warehouse complex and the glass and steel of the redeveloped harbour area. The company is about to expand its presence after striking a deal last month to acquire a stake in a container terminal.For a city that markets itself as China’s gateway to Europe, the agreement is a step toward becoming a go-to hub for COSCO’s vast…

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