Belt and Road Transport Corridors: Barriers and Investments
Report 50. Saint Petersburg: EDB Centre for Integration Studies, 2018
37 Pages Posted: 24 May 2018
Date Written: May 10, 2018
The report presents an analysis of the impact that international freight traffic barriers have on logistics, transit potential, and development of transport corridors traversing EAEU member states. Restrictions discussed in this report include infrastructural (transport and logistical infrastructure), border/customs-related, and administrative/legal barriers. The authors also provide the recommendations regarding removal of barriers that hamper international freight traffic along the China-EAEU-EU axis.
Keywords: transport corridors, Belt and Road Initiative, transport infrastructure, non-tariff barriers, freight traffic, EAEU, China, EU
JEL Classification: F15, R41, R42
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