With European prosperity and Asian peace and security closely connected, the European Union has decided to strengthen its security cooperation in and with Asia. This is also in line with the steps taken by the EU in the past years to strengthen its role as a global security provider: Europe and Asia
Sustainable, comprehensive and rules-based connectivity will contribute to the enhanced prosperity, safety and resilience of people and societies in Europe and Asia.
The EU is in prime position when it comes to global trade: it is the world’s largest economy. It is also the largest trading bloc in the world. On the other hand, with GDP growing at more than 7%, India has emerged as the fastest growing major economy in the world and it is expected to become one