President Xi Jinping of China proposed an economic concept, which is the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road (referred to as B&R) in 2013，expecting that all the countries to reach “Five Communication and Three Community”. Five Communication refers to policy communication, facility intercommunication, trade unobstruction, financing accommodation, people’s common aspiration. “Three Community” refers to interest community, fate community and responsibility community. Expecting that the countries conform to the convenience of transport infrastructure and technology, to strengthen communication and connection, to have mutual reciprocity and benefit, to promote the development of world economy and life, to create the opportunity of enhancing the quality of life.
- Countries and RegionsOver 60
- Covering Population4.4 billion(60% of the world)
- Economics of Scale21 trillion US dollars(29% of the world)
- Export of Goods and ServicesOver 35% of the world
- Total Railway Length81 thousand km