Shanghai General Sports produces 3 million bicycles each year, 2.4 million of which are exported to the United States. Photos: Sidney Leng

US-China trade war tariffs wreak havoc on Christmas orders with Chinese manufacturers thrown into disarray

  • Chinese manufacturers would normally be expecting Christmas orders from US clients about now, but trade war uncertainty is forcing them to change plans
  • Next round of tariffs from US President Donald Trump will include smartphones, toys and bicycles, with Chinese exporters saying US consumers will have to pay more
Topic |   US-China trade war

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Shanghai General Sports produces 3 million bicycles each year, 2.4 million of which are exported to the United States. Photos: Sidney Leng
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Shipping containers are seen at a port in Haiphong, Vietnam. More Chinese companies are fleeing to Southeast Asia to avoid trade war tariffs, creating opportunities for Chinese logistics companies helping them to move. Photo: Reuters

US-China trade war manufacturing exodus creating boom times for Chinese logistics companies

  • The trade war has created an unlikely winner: the cross-border logistics companies facilitating the exodus of Chinese manufacturers
  • Guangzhou-based R&T Transportation helped 10 firms move their entire plant out of China since 2018 and 500 companies to move part of production
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Shipping containers are seen at a port in Haiphong, Vietnam. More Chinese companies are fleeing to Southeast Asia to avoid trade war tariffs, creating opportunities for Chinese logistics companies helping them to move. Photo: Reuters
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