China buys the world - series

Video: China-Venezuela alliance

 

 
  Oil deals smooth China-Venezuela trade ties  
 

China imports the bulk of its oil from the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Africa.

But the quest to secure energy sources to feed its ever-growing economy has also started to benefit Latin America, particularly Venezuela where Chinese investment has increased 50-fold in the past decade.

Al Jazeera’s Dima Khatib reports from Caracas.