Asia accounts for seven of the 10 countries drawing the most investment under China's infrastructure program known as the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
Source: Cecilia Joy-Pérez and Derek Scissors, “Be Wary of Spending on the Belt and Road,” American Enterprise Institute, November 2018, https://tinyurl.com/y83akbrz
Data for the graphic are as follows:
|Country||Investment Total in Billions of Dollars (includes the acquisition of companies and other assets)|
|United Arab Emirates||$5.6|