Jul.27 — This year, the Arctic is on track to post the lowest ice coverage on record. That development has concerned scientists, but for companies producing and shipping oil, gas and metals, this is opening a new and shorter sea route from Northern Europe to China. Bloomberg Green’s Laura Millan discusses the developments on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”
In This Story: China
China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.