A worker uses a shovel in front of stacked shipping containers at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on Monday, March 23, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg A worker uses a shovel in front of stacked shipping containers at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on Monday, March 23, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
A worker uses a shovel in front of stacked shipping containers at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on Monday, March 23, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus: demand shock to ‘add frost to the snow’, as China’s trade economy struggles to recover

  • China set to feel force of an up to 32 per cent slowdown in global trade, according to World Trade Organisation calculations
  • Officials in Beijing increasingly open about the coming shock to the Chinese economy from the virus containment efforts elsewhere

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A worker uses a shovel in front of stacked shipping containers at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on Monday, March 23, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg A worker uses a shovel in front of stacked shipping containers at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on Monday, March 23, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
A worker uses a shovel in front of stacked shipping containers at the Yangshan Deepwater Port in Shanghai, China, on Monday, March 23, 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
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