China will actually end up overtaking the United States of America as the biggest economy on the planet, by the year 2028 and it is because of the COVID-19 pandemic. There is a rivalry between China and the United States of America, currently, because of the pandemic. There will be an economic fallout between the two countries and it will tip towards China. The United States of America will likely have a post-pandemic rebound in the year 2021. But, a lot of people have predicted that China will overtake the United States.