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  1. US checks to prevent surge of China textiles

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang The United States will scrutinise mainland-made textiles and apparel imports in the lead-up to the end of a quota regime on December 31, a move dubbed paranoid by Chinese manufacturers. The US International Trade Commission has said it will compile statistical reports every two weeks from December 1 on the volume, value, unit value and import market share of textiles ...

  2. Slower surge in imports fuels economic worries

    Posted Sep 11th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Widening trade gap adds pressure for growth-oriented policies Mainland import growth slowed far more than expected last month, fuelling fears of softening domestic demand in the world's fastest-growing economy and adding to pressure for growth-driven policies. Imports totalled US$106.18 billion, 23.1 per cent higher than August last year but lower than a consensus ...

  3. UBS cuts forecast of mainland growth to 9.6pc

    Posted Oct 07th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... regional economist Tao Dong said sluggish growth in exports had spilled over into domestic consumption, an increasingly import-fed segment of the mainland economy. 'The softening in private ... and higher infrastructure investment by the government and monetary policies such as raising lending quotas were on the cards, she predicted. Hong Kong, which relies virtually entirely on food ...

  4. Beijing hits back at trade partners on protectionism

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang China yesterday hit back at claims it was engaged in trade protectionism, accusing the United States and other major trading partners of erecting their own unfair import ... poultry imports after failed talks between the two countries in the past two months. In what it called 'protectionist and discriminatory actions' against the Chinese products, Beijing ...



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