Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Resource Depletion in China and its Implications for Mongolia

No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
The full text of this article is not currently available.

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this article

+ Tax (if applicable)
Add to Favorites
You must be logged in to use this functionality

Frontier and Historical Perspectives

image of Inner Asia

China’s natural resources are concentrated in areas inhabited by ethnic minorities which constitute over 60 per cent of China’s territory. When world attention is drawn to China’s rapid economic development and its global energy strategy, people tend to forget how natural resources in the minority regions were extracted to fuel China’s development prior to its high growth era. In other words, who or what regions sustained China’s economy by providing energy and resources after the 1950s? We may also ask what has happened to these minority regions in China’s new energy strategy. Since these regions are frontier regions, what does China’s energy globalisation look like there?This paper studies the historical process of resource extraction in areas inhabited by the Mongols, focusing on the Daqing Oil Field and North China Oil Field. Through discussing how the depletion of oil in these traditional energy bases has led to China’s energy expansion into its northern neighbour of Mongolia, it aims to define the place and significance of Mongolia in China’s global energy strategy.

Affiliations: 1: University of Shiga PrefectureJapanachimag1@yahoo.co.jp

10.1163/22105018-12340023
/content/journals/10.1163/22105018-12340023
dcterms_title,pub_keyword,dcterms_description,pub_author
10
5
Loading
Loading

Full text loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/22105018-12340023
Loading

Data & Media loading...

1. Bilig B. B. Bilige Manhua 2013 Huhehaote Nei Menggu Renmin Chubanshe [B. Bilig’s Manga Drawings]
2. Borjigin B. Survey Reports on Open Mongolian Land 2014 Tokyo Kingendai Shiryo Kankoukai (compiler) part two of Compendium of Pre-1945 Japanese Language Survey Materials on Mongolian Social Relations.
3. Clarke P.N. Petroleum Prospectivity of the Mongolian People’s Republic. Report 3: Eastern Mongolia 1991 London BP Petroleum Development Ltd Exploration & International (Report of the 1990 bp/mgt Field Survey).
4. Mongolian Investor’s Forum 2002 Current Status and Prospects of Oil Resources in Mongolia. Unpublished Report
5. National Bureau of Statistics China Energy Statistical Yearbook 2004 2004 Beijing China Statistics Press
6. Shi Fu Wai Menggu Duli Neimu 1993 Beijing Renmin Zhongguo Chubanshe [The Inside Story of Outer Mongolia’s Independence].
http://brill.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.1163/22105018-12340023
Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.1163/22105018-12340023
2014-12-10
2017-09-25

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Subscribe to ToC alert
  • Get permissions
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Inner Asia — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation