Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019. Photo: AFP Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019. Photo: AFP
Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019. Photo: AFP
China trade

China working with Azerbaijan on belt and road transport route even as Baku restricts investment

  • China has used Azerbaijan’s ongoing bilateral negotiations on its World Trade Organisation (WTO) membership to open up access for belt and road projects
  • The main project involving Azerbaijan is the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route, a land transport network stretching from China and Southeast Asia to Europe

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Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019. Photo: AFP Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019. Photo: AFP
Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev and Chinese President Xi Jinping during the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in April 2019. Photo: AFP
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