This book is based on papers presented at the China Energy and Mineral Policies and Planning Conference held at the East-West Center. It discusses the energy and minerals development policies of China as well as the outlook for trade in technology, energy commodities, and minerals.
Part One: Energy Resources and Policies 1. Present Trends and Outlook for Energy Markets on the Pacific Rim 2. U.S. Energy Policy toward the Asia-Pacific Region 3. The Present and Long-Term Energy Strategy of China 4. An Estimation of the Prospects for China's Petroleum Trade 5. The Future Market for China's Coal Part Two: Mineral Resources and Policies 6. Present Trends and Outlook for Metals Markets and Trade in the Asia-Pacific Region 7. The Energy and Minerals Development Planning Process in the People's Republic of China: An Overview 8. The Study and Development of Mineral and Energy Resources in China 9. Mineral Resources in China: Geological Exploration and Exploitation 10. Policies for the Development of China's Nonferrous Metals Industry Part Three: Foreign Investment in China 11. China's Investment Environment, Laws, and Regulations 12. External Cooperation in the Development of China's Energy Technology 13. The Occidental Coal Agreement in China