Innovation Fact of the Week: China Projected to Pass U.S. R&D Investment by 2025

John Wu May 27, 2016
May 27, 2016

Based on projections by the Industrial Research Institute, China's annual R&D investment growth of between 6 percent and 7 percent outpaces the U.S. R&D growth rate of 3 percent to 4 percent. If these trends hold, China’s total R&D investments will exceed those of the U.S. by 2025, writes John Wu in Innovation Files.