Dealing with China-India Competition in South Asia: Bangladesh and the Case of Sonadia Deep-Sea Port Project

The author utilizes the case of Sonadia Deep-Sea Port Project trajectory in South Asia to highlight the increased competition between India and China in Indian Ocean Region for influence. The author also sheds light on Bangladesh's pragmatic approach as a small state in dealing with this reality. The article establishes Bangladesh as an effective example for small states in the IOR region.