Bulgaria actively cooperates with China in the implementation of the Chinese initiatives “The Economic Belt of the Silk Road and the Sea Silk Road of the 21st Century” / “One Belt, One Road” / and the Initiative for Cooperation between China and the CEE countries / The Initiative 16 + 1 /. Bulgaria is jointly seeking opportunities for synergies between One Belt, One Road, the 16 + 1 Initiative, the EU-China Comprehensive Strategic Partnership, the EU-China Agenda 2020, including by actively promoting practical cooperation through pilot projects within the EU-China Connectivity Platform, the Investment Plan for Europe and the Enlarged Trans-European Network (TEN-T).

Since its inception, APACCCEEC has been actively developing several projects.