2019 UBC National Opinion Poll on Canadian Views of China

The Meng Factor in Canadian Views on China

As the judicial extradition hearing for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou proceeds in Vancouver, Canada-China relations remain at their most turbulent point since Tiananmen Square in June 1989.

It is widely recognized that this is much more than an isolated bilateral diplomatic dispute.  It pulls Ottawa into the vortex of a deepening geo-political and technological tug-of-war between the US and China.

View the 2019 and 2017 Report comparison authored by Dr. Paul Evans and Dr. Xiaojun Li here.