China The Biggest…Double Bill Edition (Autos & Exports)

Monday, January 25th, 2010

We have seen a lot of China as the biggest in may areas, recently in gold. It has also been pushing for the top exporter (as reported here). Now it has hit the top spot on autos and exports: – Autos…China is big, and bits of it are getting ever bigger…- China the biggest… RT […]

Harsh Words & Economic Strains

Tuesday, February 24th, 2009

As the Chinese economy joins the general global gloom, trade tensions have been rising. The Washinton Post notes that: “U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner accused China of “manipulating” its currency …The U.S. Trade Representative’s office, in a harshly worded and wide-ranging complaint to the World Trade Organization in December, alleged that China uses cash […]

Briefly…Exports Down; Rebates Up; ODI Up

Wednesday, February 18th, 2009

So much news, and so little time! We are experimenting with a new format that allows us to give maximum news in minimum time. So, in addition to our regular posts, here is some more news, in brief: China’s January exports fall 17.5% from a year ago Los Angeles Times – CA,USA The biggest percentage […]