R&D Spend Statistics: China To Surpass U.S. In 10 Years

December 24, 2012 2:43 pm

All those budget cuts and addressing short term issues has to show somewhere – and R&D is the area that takes a hit. We spotted this stat today, that China will overtake the US in R&D spend in about 10 years (Source). Today, China spends just half of what US spends on R&D – China spends $220 billion and the US spends a whopping $424 billion.

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