A series of incidents in the East China Sea has highlighted highlighted the need for Japan, China and Taiwan to stay on good terms. All three countries claim the tiny Senkaku Islands and their vessels have been involved in clashes. But this could be described as political summer theatre – none of the participants really wants to disturb the status quo.

TENSION over a chain of tiny, uninhabited islands in the East China Sea illustrates the delicate relationship between Japan, China and Taiwan – which all claim ownership of the rocks.

Japan lodged two formal ...

Unlock the report
8.95 EUR
 
Secure, instant payment by credit card or bank transfer
Dr. Stefan Lippert
Japan has de facto control of the chain, but only exerts it indirectly, mainly through the use of coastguard vessels against fishing boats from China and Taiwan
read more about it in the report
Who will benefit?
  • Report is targeted to the decision makers in cross country manufacturing – suppliers, manufacturers, logistics.
  • Also considered useful for the administrative university facilities, to better understand the possibe effects of current decisions.
By clicking "I Agree" below, you acknowledge that you accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and conditions. Feel free to check out our policies anytime for more information.
I agree