Burger seller

McDonald's

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is planning to team up with gas station operator Sinopec to construct drive-throughs across China, according to media reports.

Sinopec is owned by the Chinese government, and it's the nation's biggest distributor of gasoline. Currently KFC, part of

Yum Brands

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, is the top restaurant chain in China, with about 1,600 outlets.

Shares of McDonald's closed Monday at $32.85 on the

New York Stock Exchange

.