New study: EU-China relations: De-risking or de-coupling − the future of the EU strategy towards China

To evaluate the European Union’s (EU) policy framework towards China, this study analyses the varied facets of bilateral relations and the EU’s approach towards China, including its policy of de-risking, together with issues relating to China’s domestic politics and foreign policy.

The study highlights the need for the EU to adopt a coherent vision and a comprehensive and consistent long-term China strategy that can guide its future actions towards China and on the world stage. Based on its findings, it also provides a series of specific recommendations for the EU on the numerous topics analysed in the study.

The report is availabe here.

The project was coordinated by Trans European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA). 

Published 28 March 2024