China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) includes Plans for a corridor stretching from the Chinese border to Pakistan’s deep water ports on the Arabian Sea date back to the 1950’s and motivated construction of the Karakoram Highway beginning in 1959.
Chinese interest in Pakistan’s deep-water harbour at Gwadar had been rekindled by in 2002 China began construction at Gwadar port which was completed in 2006.
Expansion of Gwadar Port then ceased thereafter owing to political instability in Pakistan following the fall of General Pervez Musharraf and subsequent conflict between the Pakistani state and Taliban militants.
CPEC is journey towards economic regionalization in the globalized world. It founded peace, development, and win-win model for all of them. China Pakistan Economic Corridor is hope of better region of the future with peace, development and growth of economy.