China policies to shift markets

Richardson, John
August 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;8/6/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 6, p15
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the steps taken by the Chinese government in order to protect the economy of the chemical industry from trade protectionism and slowdown of foreign economies. The measures as mentioned include changes in the value added tax (VAT) rebate system for exports. The deposition of money by business enterprises involved in buying of U.S. dollar priced raw materials in order to re-export as finished goods has also been stated.


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