China remains the world`s most populous country, with more than 1.3 billion people.  While Nigeria ranks seventh on the list of the world`s most populous countries, the United Nations estimated in July 2011 that there were more than 162 million people.  In another development, according to Goldman Sachs` 2005 forecasts, that the future prospects for the two economies, China and Nigeria, according to the prestigious institution, can be considered happy, the two nations will be considered the largest economies at different levels by 2050; Monye said China would be the world`s largest economy, while Nigeria would be the most important part of Africa. This is not just a scenario in which the two nations cooperate with other nations of the world. At present, the two countries also have a similar thing or characteristics, but of different sizes. They are China and Nigeria, the world`s most populous nations and Africa`s most populous nations. Moreover, it seems that the links of economic relations between them mainly the reintroduction of the focac meeting and different changes in the two countries in Serthenen.  At the pan-African level, the economic impact of AfCFTA will be considerable. According to the African Development Bank, the removal of tariffs on intra-African trade will increase continent-wide net profit by $2.8 billion per year. Removing customs equivalents from non-tariff barriers for goods and services would result in an increase in total net income of 1.25 per cent, or $37 billion, while the implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) would further increase benefits, with an estimated increase in total income of 3.5 per cent, or about $100 billion. China Briefing is produced by Dezan Shira – Associates. The company supports foreign investors throughout Asia from branches worldwide, including in Dalian, Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen and Hong Kong.
Readers can write to [email protected] to get more help in their business activities in China. Chapter 3 deals with China`s trade and investment in Africa using Nigeria as a case study. Moreover, the study of the characteristics of Chinese trade and Chinese investment in Nigeria, with a substitution for import and export, and finally the analysis of the challenges and opportunities that these relations face. The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) will strengthen China`s trade relations on the African continent. Some recent events are only small moments in the constant swinging relationship between China and Nigeria. Although Nigeria has trade relations with Taiwan and has a representative office in Taipei, it issued a joint statement with China in 2005 stating that Beijing was “the only legitimate government representing all of China, and Taiwan is an inalienable part of its territory.”  In February 1971, the Chinese and Nigerian governments signed the joint communiqué on the establishment of diplomatic relations between the People`s Republic of China and the Federal Republic of Nigeria.