January 14, 2016

Chart of the Day: Percent of Global GDP: 1820 – 2012

   January 14, 2016

Chart of the Day: Percent of Global GDP: 1820 – 2012

This chart shows the evolving significance of each country in the global economy going back 200 years. If you focus on the last 20 years, the exponential growth in the importance of China can be clearly seen. It is therefore no surprise that the whole world is obsessed around economic developments in China. One should also keep a close watch on India, which is becoming a very important market for all multinational companies.

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