China became the EBRD’s 67th shareholder when it joined the Bank in January 2016.
China will not receive EBRD funding. But we encourage Chinese companies to become involved in our investments and to apply for procurement and consultancy opportunities associated with our projects.
China and the EBRD: at a glance
0.096% capital share
€1.7bn China-EBRD investments (as of June 2017)
Cooperation between China and the EBRD is already deep and wide-ranging.
We have arranged a number of syndications with Chinese banks and invested with a number of Chinese sponsors.
15 Chinese banks and branches of banks have joined our Trade Facilitation Programme as Confirming Banks.
Beijing hosted our second Central Asia Investment Forum in November 2018.