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Share via Email The Chinese government devalued the yuan twice last week, in a move which may signal that the economy is not as strong as hoped.
So what difference will it make to the rest of the world? China has been trying to engineer a shift from export-led growth to an expansion based on consumer spending — while simultaneously trying to deflate a property bubble.
If its economy really is much weaker than Beijing has let on, it would be alarming for any company hoping to export to China — something firms in Britain have been encouraged to do in recent years, to lessen reliance on the stodgy European economies.
China was the sixth-largest destination for British exports last year.
China will remain a vast market; but it may not be quite such a one-way bet as some analysts have suggested. And when it comes to the challenges facing Chinese policymakers, Russell Jones, of consultancy Llewellyn Consulting says: A less costly Christmas China has been trying to shift from being a vast factory producing cut-price consumer goods for the rest of the world.
Chinese wages have been rising, making its products less competitive, and the price of raw materials and shipping is also important.International portfolio flows and exchange rate volatility in emerging Asian markets ☆.
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