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China’s Latest Credit Crunch: What It Says About 2014

By John Richardson

CHINA continues to cross the river by feeling the stones and anyone in the chemicals industry who says that they have a clear idea of where this is going to end is probably being more than a …

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Consensus On China Shifts Even Further

By John Richardson

ECONOMISTS, financial analysts and ratings agencies are increasingly lining up to say what we have believed since last November: China’s new leaders are so serious about economic reform that they are prepared to sacrifice short-term growth for …

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China Credit Crunch: Petchem Impact

 

By John Richardson

CHINA’S decision to make more funds available to lenders in order to ease the credit crunch does not represent a long-term change in policy direction, we think.

“The worst is over. The People’s Bank of China …

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