Thematic data of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Resources and Environment
Release time:2020-01-19 12:45
The CPEC (China-Pakistan Economic Corridor) includes the whole of Pakistan and the Kashgar region of Xinjiang province, China. It starts from Kashgar of Xinjiang province, China, and ends in the Gwadar Port, Pakistan. It has a total length of 3,000 km. The “Maritime Silk Road” is a key hub that runs through the North-South Silk Road. It is a trade corridor that includes highways, railways, oil and gas, and optical cable channels. It is also an important part of the “The Belt and Road” initiative. It will have a significant impact on the economic and social development of China and Pakistan, and play a demonstration and promotional role for the implementation of the "One Belt, One Road" construction.
The regional disasters include collapse, landslide, debris flow, avalanches, ice avalanche, ice lake breache, frozen soil thaw, flood, drought, sand and dust, desertification and others in CPEE region, which have characteristics of diversification, large scale and wide distribution. This data set contents environemnt-related resource data of CPEE region.