Ukraine will join China-initiated Silk Road Economic Belt encompassing 21 states worldwide, Vice-President and Secretary General of Chinese Federation of Enterprises informed at a briefing, reports Ukrinform.
China allocates $46 billion on implementation of the project.
‘We are aimed at a long-term cooperation with Ukraine. We intend to create a ‘Silk Road’ Association involving 21 countries. The association will be officially founded with the opening ceremony in June 2016 in Beijing. Thus, we will be able to deepen our cooperation’, - the Vice-President said.