CPCS’s Marc-André Roy meets with Chinese Transport Planning and Research Institute, Ministry of Transport

CPCS’s Marc-André Roy met with the Chinese Transport Planning and Research Institute (TPRI) in Beijing, China, on March 15, 2018. TPRI is the Chinese Ministry of Transport’s internal research and planning arm, providing strategic research and related policy and planning support to the Ministry. The introductory meeting was an opportunity to discuss areas of mutual interest including multimodal transport research, the Belt and Road Initiative, as well as road sector PPPs and related funding/financing considerations. CPCS previously led road sector policy studies in China. Marc-André was thankful for the warm reception and for the assistance of the Canadian Trade Commission in setting up the meeting.