New Strategy Center is publishing the study „A Dragon’s Quest in the Balkans. How Beijing is using Long Term Investments to Pursue its Interests/Strategy Into Europe”, a topical analysis regarding the involvement and strategic objectives of China in the Balkans.

This region represents an important corridor to Europe for Beijing and a long-term strategic opportunity, a fact that is visible in the amplified presence of China in the area over the last years.

The study aims to offer a better understanding of the ways in which China extends its influence in the Balkans through its investments and its involvement in important infrastructure projects.

Authors of the study are Dr. Antonia Colibășanu, Senior Associate Expert, New Strategy Center and Senior Geopolitical Analyst al Geopolitical Futures and Sergiu Mitrescu, intern, New Strategy Center.

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Title: A Dragon’s Quest in the Balkans. How Beijing is using Long Term Investments to Pursue its Interests/Strategy Into Europe (Online edition, 2021)
Author: New Strategy Center
ISBN 978-973-0-35548-2