Financial Times: China Seeking to Control Lithium Supply Chain

RWR's Johan van de Ven comments on China's efforts to secure raw materials with overseas investments in a Financial Times article of February 24, 2018 by Charles Clover.  The article details the global competition from electric vehicle manufacturers to lock-in the necessary lithium and other materials critical to battery manufacturing to shore up their supply Chain.  The Financial Times also leverages RWR's data showing "more than $1bn in ...

Financial Times: Chinese Activity in Africa Spiking

In an April 10 article in the Financial Times covering the expansion of Chinese demand for private security services in higher risk locales, RWR's Andrew Davenport addressed the dramatic increase in Chinese business transactions in Africa that is likely fueling this demand. This analysis was driven by data from RWR's IntelTrak business intelligence product.

China and Russia Test the U.S. in Space

Jen DiMascio of Aviation Week covered comments made by RWR CEO Roger Robinson at an event co-organized by the Prague Security Studies Institute (PSSI) and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) on the appearance of "space hybrid warfare" represented by a pattern of "probing, provocative actions just below the threshold of any meaningful U.S. or allied response." Mr. Robinson was questioning Vice Admiral Charles Richard, ...