Caption: Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto hosts Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping. Since 2003, only Brazil and Peru have received more of China’s FDI to Latin America than Mexico (image: Angèlica Rivera de Peña)
Caption: Despite being mired in a corruption scandal, Brazil’s state-run oil company Petrobras received around US$ 10bn in new investment from China on Li Keqiang’s Latin America tour (image: Tânia Rego/ Agência Brazl).
Caption: Chilean President Michelle Bachelet meets with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on a state visit to Beijing last year. As well as Chile, Li will visit Brazil, Peru and Colombia from 18-26 May (photo credit: Gobierno de Chile/ Wikimedia Commons).