China has more posts around the world than any country. Diplomatic posts represent a overseas. China now has 276 diplomatic posts, the USA has 273. They have the number of embassies. China has consulates. China overtook the USA after it opened new embassies in the two years. The embassies are in Burkina Faso, the Dominican , El Salvador, the Gambia and Sao Tome and the Principe.
The diplomatic posts is in a report called the Global Diplomacy Index. It shows China is having more in the world. It wants to be a player in the world . A spokeswoman said: "China's of consulates can support...Beijing's economic ." China is expanding its diplomatic around the world, but "U.S. has entered a period of ".