China crisis

Odriscoll, Cath
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/29/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 21, p20
Trade Publication
The article looks at the economic activity in China. The country's industrial sector is suffering from an oversupply crisis. Also, a runaway loan growth has helped the country gain a stronger-than-expected gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the first quarter of 2006. The ratio of new loans to GDP was at 28%, far higher than in any quarter since the first quarter of 2004.


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