Belt and Road Initiative

China, Ukraine and the United States

Canadian embassy in Beijing publicizes its support for Ukraine via Weibo.
March 10, 2022

The Canadian embassy in Beijing has shared its support for Ukraine with Chinese via a sign on its wall and via Weibo.
China and Ukraine have been building a significant economic relationship, one that has occasionally troubled the United States. Here we look at these ties in the context of Russia's invasion.

Looking at China's Belt and Road

October 7, 2021

Links to events USCI has hosted and documents it has collected relating to China's Belt and Road Initiative.

Video: Panel Discussion on China’s Belt and Road Initiative in Action

April 12, 2021

The USC U.S.-China Institute hosted an online panel discussion to examine the economic, environmental, social and political impact China's Belt and Road Initiative has in Southeast and Central Asia.

Congressional Research Service, China's One Belt, One Road Initiative, January 22, 2021

January 22, 2021

This report from the non-partisan Congressional Research Service was written by Karen M. Sutter, Andres B. Schwarzenberg, and Michael D. Sutherland.

Congressional Research Service, China's One Belt, One Road Initiative - Economic Issues, Jan. 22, 2021

January 22, 2021

This CRS report was written by Karen Sutter, Andres Schwarzenberg and Michael Sutherland.

PRC State Council, China's International Development in the New Era, January 2021

January 10, 2021

This government white paper was issued by the State Council Information Office.

Video: David Shambaugh on the US and China in Southeast Asia

December 10, 2020

David Shambaugh spoke on his new book focusing on the United States and China in one of the world's most dynamic regions.

Video: David Lampton on China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system

October 16, 2020

The USC U.S.-China Institute talks with author David M. Lampton on his new book, which examines China’s effort to create an intercountry railway system connecting China and its seven Southeast Asian neighbors.

Comparing U.S. & China Trade in Southeast Asia

October 15, 2020

We look at how reliant Southeast Asian nations are on trade with China and with the U.S. China is the top trading partner for all, but the U.S. Is a key export market for many.

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