2012 has been a healthy year for Chinese investment abroad.

China’s interest in North America has attracted significant attention, with major transactions like the CNOOC-Nexen deal, and Dalian Wanda’s acquisition of AMC Entertainment, making headlines.

But not everyone is welcoming Chinese investment, with widespread public debate around national security, market access reciprocity, and regulatory transparency.

Given China’s interest in North America, relative to other countries, are these concerns justified? ¬†You be the judge.

The Shift From East To West: Chinese Investment In North America

Source: Firmex