China and india on the road to success there are tons of economically successful counties in the world however, these days two really stick out in the economic crisis we are in currently those are china and india china and india are almost surpassing the united states faster than we can even try to catch up. The trade route, about 2,000 kilometers (1,243 miles) long, well-known for its silk trade, was dubbed the 'southern silk road' by historians similar to the silk road, the southern silk road contributed much to the cultural change between china and the west. The silk road economic belt is envisioned as three routes connecting china to europe (via central asia), the persian gulf, the mediterranean (through west asia), and the indian ocean (via south asia. The trade route from china to asia minor and india, known as the silk road, had been in existence for 1,400 years at the time of marco polo's travels (c ad 1270-90)it came into partial existence about 300 bc, when it was. China, india and bhutan meet made headlines when indian and chinese troops began a standoff over a road construction project china conducted a live-fire exercise in the area, and there have.
India is concerned that if the road is completed, it will give china greater access to india's strategically vulnerable chicken's neck, a 20km (12-mile) wide corridor that links the seven north. In its road map, released in april, china said it wants alternative fuel vehicles to account for at least one-fifth of the 35 million annual vehicle sales projected by 2025. Silk road faiths from the middle east to the north western reaches of china were challenged and, in time, displaced by the spread of islam, which is at present the faith of the majority of people in the countries spanned by the old silk road. Indian road network is administered by various government authorities, given india's federal form of government the following table shows the total length of india's road network by type of road as on 31 march 2016.
The trade route from china to asia minor and india, known as the silk road, had been in existence for 1,400 years at the time of marco polo's travels (c ad 1270-90) it came into partial existence about 300 bc , when it was used to bring jade from khotan (modern hotan, china) to china. The belt and road forum (with its unfortunate acronym, barf) is the second set-piece event this year at which mr xi will lay out china's claim to global leadership. Maritime silk road or maritime silk route refer to the maritime section of historic silk road that connects china to southeast asia, indonesian archipelago, indian subcontinent, arabian peninsula, all the way to egypt and finally europe.
A network of mostly land but also sea trading routes, the silk road stretched from china to korea and japan in the east, and connected china through central asia to india in the south and to turkey and italy in the west. The ledo road (from ledo, assam, india to kunming, yunnan, china) was an overland connection between india and china, built during world war ii to enable the western allies to deliver supplies to china, to aid the war effort against japan — as an alternative to the burma road became required, once that had been cut-off by the japanese in 1942. China and india, the world's two most populous countries, will exercise increasing influence in international affairs in the coming decades, and each country's role on the world stage will be affected by the progress that it makes and by the competition and cooperation that develop between them.
China primarily exported silk and porcelain along the silk road initially, china received horses and various agricultural crops from the west carpets, tapestries, blankets and other woven goods from central asia and east mediterranean became popular luxury items from india, china imported spices. China's 'one belt, one street' activity (obor), now referred to authoritatively in china as the 'belt furthermore, street' activity (bri), and the may 2017 meeting in beijing, called the 'belt and street forum' (bri forum), was a noteworthy topic in news examination and discourses everywhere the world to give advantages to foreign. The silk road routes stretched from china through india, asia minor, up throughout mesopotamia, to egypt, the african continent, greece, rome, and britain the northern mesopotamian region (present-day iran) became china's closest partner in trade, as part of the parthian empire, initiating important cultural exchanges.
In mid-june, a remote area called the dolam plateau in the himalayas where the boundaries of china, india and bhutan meet made headlines when indian and chinese troops began a standoff over a road construction project china conducted a live-fire exercise in the area, and there have been false reports of deaths. In late 2014, my companions and i traveled to this area of northeastern india in arunachal pradesh, and to ladakh, in jammu and kashmir state, another heavily tibetan buddhist region on the western end of india's disputed border with china.
India, persia and central asian empires all played key intermediaries in the silk road as china and rome didn't have a direct relationship during the classical age [sino-roman relations] rome knew china only through its products and china abstractly knew rome as a major power rivaling china in size.