The opening pace of new McDonald’s restaurants in mainland China is expected to progressively ramp up from around 250 per year in 2017 to 500 per year by 2022, from 2,500 to 4,500 restaurants in total, including delivery services offered from over 75 per cent of those. Photo: Reuters

China to get 2,000 more McDonald’s restaurants in next five years

New plans come after fast food giant sells off most of the China business to Citic and Carlyle, saying they would bring a better understanding of the local market

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The opening pace of new McDonald’s restaurants in mainland China is expected to progressively ramp up from around 250 per year in 2017 to 500 per year by 2022, from 2,500 to 4,500 restaurants in total, including delivery services offered from over 75 per cent of those. Photo: Reuters
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