7 months China chemical crackdown hurting more than trade war: association official MB |Biz
By Reuters YANTAI, China – A crackdown on the chemical sector by the Chinese government is having a bigger impact on businesses than the US-China trade war, an industry association official said Wednesday, with supply chains disrupted by tough inspections and plant closures. A worker drives past a chemical plant at an energy and chemical base in Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, China July 24, 2018. (REUTERS / Stringer / File Photo / MANILA BULLETIN) China has launched a series of inspection campaigns aimed at tackling illegal or irregular chemical production after a lethal explosion at an industrial park in Jiangsu ... more