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China Doing “More With Less” In Steel And Plastics

By John Richardson

CHINA is still a poor country relative to the West and here is why:…

Average per capita annual urban incomes in 2013 were just Rmb29547 ($4769), according to official government statistics.
Average per capita rural incomes were

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China PE Demand Boosted By New Environmental Clampdown On Recycling

By John Richardson

BACK in 2009, virgin polyolefins demand growth in China was boosted by a sharp drop in imports of recycled or scrap plastic resulting from tougher enforcement of environmental regulations.

Now another government crackdown on imports of scrap …

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Recycling Dip Boosts China By 8-10 Percentage Points

 

It can be a dirty business….

Source of picture: www.China-environmental-news-blogspot.com

 

By John Richardson

THE sharp drop in plastics recycling in China has added 8-10 percentage points to virgin polyolefin demand growth in 2009, estimates a major Asian producer.…

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