Workers in a Foxconn factory in Guiyang, Guizhou province. Foxconn is a Taiwanese factory that assembles iPhones and other gadgets across China. Photo: EPA
Aidan Yao
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Macroscope by Aidan Yao

Who might be hurt by fallout from the US-China trade war? Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, to name a few

Aidan Yao says a sizeable amount of Chinese exports consist of components made elsewhere, which means the trade dispute with the US will hit China’s partners in the global supply chain

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Workers in a Foxconn factory in Guiyang, Guizhou province. Foxconn is a Taiwanese factory that assembles iPhones and other gadgets across China. Photo: EPA
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Aidan Yao

Aidan Yao

Aidan Yao is senior emerging Asia economist at AXA Investment Managers. Prior to joining AXA IM, he was a senior financial market analyst at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority for two years. He started his career at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in 2007, serving as an economist and later senior financial market analyst until late 2011. He holds a master degree in finance (2006) and a bachelor degree in economics and finance (2005) from the University of Otago (NZ). He is also a chartered financial analyst.