A form of the lockdown that paralysed China is now being replicated in many parts of the world, as countries try to get a handle on the rampant spread of a coronavirus pandemic. Illustration: Kaliz Lee

Coronavirus: China braced for second economic shock wave as Covid-19 controls kill demand

  • After riding out a supply shock that closed down most of its factories, China is bracing for a second wave demand shock to its economy
  • Closure of overseas markets to hit exports, while psychological scars, bankruptcy and job losses will hit domestic demand
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
A form of the lockdown that paralysed China is now being replicated in many parts of the world, as countries try to get a handle on the rampant spread of a coronavirus pandemic. Illustration: Kaliz Lee
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