Les enjeux économiques et géostratégiques du détroit de Malacca

FAU, Nathalie
November 2013
Géoéconomie;nov-dec2013, Issue 67, p123
Located at the juncture of the transoceanic merchandise shipping lines between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific, intra-Asian lines and east-west circumterrestrial maritime routes, the Straits of Malacca is a major axis in worldwide maritime traffic and a vital artery of intraregional commerce. Due to this fact, the Straits hold tremendous strategic value not only to the littoral states but also to the international community.


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