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China Goes Global: the New Taste of Chinese Companies for Foreign Assets                                                                                                                                                               
Product Ref: 05/264C Company: N/A

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Chinese companies have recently acquired or attempted to acquire famous firms such as Unocal, Maytag or IBM's PC business in western markets, which raised strong interest and sometimes resistance. What are the motivations behind these overseas investments? Will Chinese companies become dominant global players? What types of foreign investments will make sense and what modes of foreign entry should they use? What obstacles will they face?
Functional Area : Economics & Business Policy
Finance & Investments
Strategy & General Management

Issues: China, IBM, Lenovo, CNOOC, Unocal, Haier, Maytag, investment, foreign direct investment, FDI, acquisition, alliance, entry mode, internationalisation, partnership
Length: Text: 10 pages
Exhibits: 9 pages
Country: China (People's Rep. of)
United States of America

Pub. Year: 2005 Level of Difficulty: 2
This product type is available in the following language(s):      English   Simplified Chinese
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