Emerging Markets- Highlight
20 April 2018
Belarus, an active BRI participant in Central and Eastern Europe, is an important transit link connecting Asia and Europe. As a member of the Eurasian Economic Union, it is becoming an increasingly popular production base for manufacturers targeting the CIS markets. Belarus is trying to overcome the disadvantage it suffers from being landlocked by opening up for trade and investment in a bid to transform to a high-tech economy.
With expansion planned for the Western Arctic and Far Eastern basin seaports, the government seeks public-private partnership deals in order to develop the multi-modal terminal facilities required to handle the increased throughput.