Wed, 01 May 11.30pm
Sam Willis teams up with Li Qiuyuan to dig into Yiwu’s trading past and explore how modern-day rail link is changing China trades with the west.
Thu, 02 May 12.00am
With ancient trade links being revived for the 21st century, we explore how the world’s longest rail service creates a new era of trade in Chengdu.
Historian Sam Willis explores the trading past of China’s city of Yiwu and how a new freight train network to Europe has changed how the country trades with the west.
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