While talking to media in Paris, May 17, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi expressed that trade between China and other countries has reached $4 trillion with $60 billion investment due to Belt and Road Initiative.
The BRI has opened tons of opportunities for the whole world. He added that within 5 years, direct flights have been started from China to 43 countries, 7500 direct freight trains between China and European cities and 75 overseas economic zones established with 200,000 jobs for locals.
He said that today BRI is a new common path to prosperity and development with transparency, high quality standards and by abiding the international regulations and market rules. While talking about the participant countries of BRI, he ensured that practical needs of every country will be taken into account for sustainability of debts and environmental protection.