Russia’s Economic Pivot to Asia? (Neil Melvin, RUSI)

A decade after Moscow launched a strategic initiative to reorientate its economy toward Asian markets, Dr Richard Connolly, Director of the Eastern Advisory Group consultancy, discusses Russia’s policies and the challenges that Moscow has faced in developing new trade and business ties to promote its underdeveloped eastern regions with Dr Neil Melvin, Director RUSI International Security Studies.

Episode 9: Russia’s Economic Pivot to Asia? | Royal United Services Institute (