Amid new global challenges, EU-China relations are rapidly evolving. Whether Beijing is a negotiation partner, an economic competitor or a systemic rival - or all three - remains to be seen. At the same time, France and Germany are emerging as two of Europe’s key players in bolstering regional security and reinforcing European unity. Institut Montaigne and MERICS are jointly publishing a new series to analyse geopolitical developments and navigate new pathways for multilateral engagement.
Three Franco-German Priorities for Europe’s China Policy: Economic Security, Proactive Innovation and Coordination on Asia-Pacific
Analysis by François Godement and Mikko Huotari
Faced with China's alignment with Russia, Europe needs to readjust its chinese policy. In what direction?