Smoke billows from a steel factory in Wu’an, Hebei province, China. Photo: Reuters Smoke billows from a steel factory in Wu’an, Hebei province, China. Photo: Reuters
Smoke billows from a steel factory in Wu’an, Hebei province, China. Photo: Reuters
China pollution

Environment becomes a trade-war victim as China ramps up industrial production to offset economic slowdown caused by commerce conflict

  • A rise in activity of dirty industries is a ‘smokestack stimulus’, part of a ‘desperate effort to keep GDP humming along’, says CLSA analyst

Topic |   China pollution
Smoke billows from a steel factory in Wu’an, Hebei province, China. Photo: Reuters Smoke billows from a steel factory in Wu’an, Hebei province, China. Photo: Reuters
Smoke billows from a steel factory in Wu’an, Hebei province, China. Photo: Reuters
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