Dr. Sebastien Goulard is the founder, coordinator and chief editor of OBOReurope.
Austria has not joined official joined the BRI but has signed a a friendship Partnership 2018 with China, Austria has said that it is willing join but no official BRI project currently. Austria does not require any infrastructure projects, it role could be as a hub for Central and Western Europe as a connector for finance and E-Commerce but not infrastructure. Talks about the Beijing 2022 Winter Games and Sport Cooperation with Government to Government agreements.
Dr. Sebastein Goulard talks about the the big difference between Central European Countries and Western European Countries reason for participating in the BRI.