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BRI

What does BRI mean?

BRI is an acronym that stands for China's Belt and Road Initiative, a massive new trade corridor project that is also sometimes referred to as the New Silk Road.

In the transmission of data, BRI is an acronym that means Basic Rate Interface.

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Who uses BRI?

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There are roughly 70 countries participating in the BRI, according to Chinese state media.

Jonathan E. Hillman, csis.org, January, 2018

In the most optimistic scenario involving both BRI countries and their partners, nations in central Asia and eastern Europe would see the biggest increases.

Eric Lamb, Business Standard.com, June, 2018

China has embarked on the most ambitious infrastructure project in modern world history. It’s called the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), and it spans three continents and covers almost 60 percent of the world’s population.

Sam Ellis, Vox.com, 2018

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