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The Jade Trade in the Golden Triangle

43 min

Available from June 15, 2017 at 12:00 am to October 3, 2017 at 11:59 pm

Mandalay, the second largest city of Myanmar, is a centre for the sale of jade, an important national resource. At the market in the heart of the city, more than ten thousand merchants make a living from this trade. But it is falling under the influence of Chinese companies, which have obtained the Burmese government licenses to enter this sector...

Credits
  • Director:J. Michael Schumacher
  • Country:Germany, France
  • Year:2014