…China has benefited more from the relations that started with formal diplomatic ties in February 10 1971 as much as Nigeria has recorded losses in quantitative and qualitative terms. Put in development language, Nigeria keeps paying the China price, while China remains a smart price taker.     It is bad enough that the balance of trade has always been in favour of China but worse that the quality of this trade more than the quantity under develops Nigeria. Dumped substandard goods from China are the rule

Source: Africa-China Summit: The widening gap