March 18, 2021
China’s Arctic Ambitions Face Increasing Headwinds in Finland
By Sanna Kopra and Matti Puranen
Finland is one of China's best options for accessing the Arctic. But even here, there is growing suspicion of Chinese investments.
March 12, 2021
The Polar Policies in China’s New Five-Year Plan
By Marc Lanteigne
The inclusion of Arctic and Antarctic policies within the new FYP represents the emerging importance of the two poles to China.
October 22, 2020
Why China Needs an Arctic Policy 2.0
By Nengye Liu
It is time for China to shed light on which kind of order it would like to construct in the Arctic using its rising power.
March 29, 2020
China, Russia, and Arctic Geopolitics
By Ling Guo and Steven Lloyd Wilson
China’s burgeoning role in the Arctic could translate into direct competition with Russia.
June 11, 2019
The US and China’s Arctic Ambitions
By Mercy A. Kuo
Insights from Malte Humpert.
October 07, 2018
The Growing Institutionalization of China’s Polar Silk Road
By Trym Aleksander Eiterjord
China is building an increasingly mature platform to support its scientific and commercial interests in the Arctic.
June 20, 2018
How Has China Shaped Arctic Fisheries Governance?
By Nengye Liu
Parsing China's role in the Agreement to Prevent Unregulated High Seas Fisheries in the Central Arctic Ocean.
April 20, 2018
China’s Arctic Ambitions in Alaska
By Ashley Feng and Sagatom Saha
To realize its aspirations as a polar power, China has turned to Alaska.
March 30, 2018
The (Many) Roles of Greenland in China’s Developing Arctic Policy
By Mingming Shi and Marc Lanteigne
Chinese engagement with Greenland will be an important test case for the country's Arctic policy.
March 03, 2018
China Commits to Arctic Protections But Development Threats Loom
By Chen Jiliang
Can China’s new Arctic policy protect the region’s delicate ecology?
January 29, 2018
China Stakes Its Claim to the Arctic
By Marc Lanteigne and Mingming Shi
Beijing's Arctic White Paper claims interests in the region for China as a “near Arctic state.”
January 26, 2018
China Issues Its Arctic Policy
By Charlotte Gao
China vows to actively participate in Arctic affairs and pursue economic interests.