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China’s Three Measures Of Real Growth All Weaken

By John Richardson

YOU have to again conclude from the above chart that the China so many thought they understood remains very, very different.

The chart shows electricity consumption. Along with credit creation and rail-freight movements these are the three …

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Take Away The China “Froth” And What’s Left?

By John Richardson

THE denial that we discussed last week is still very much in evidence. For example, we heard the argument over the last few days that China’s economic slowdown would involve only “a couple of bad quarters” and …

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China’s Unreliable GDP Data

 

By John Richardson

THE economic slowdown throughout Asia became more apparent last week with the release of disappointing data, prompting interest rate cuts in China, Vietnam and South Korea.

China’s key polyethylene (PE) market responded as trading volumes fell …

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