Chinese manufacturers are being encouraged by the central government to embrace a domestic-centric business model, with less reliance on exports. Illustration: Henry Wong Chinese manufacturers are being encouraged by the central government to embrace a domestic-centric business model, with less reliance on exports. Illustration: Henry Wong
Chinese manufacturers are being encouraged by the central government to embrace a domestic-centric business model, with less reliance on exports. Illustration: Henry Wong

How China’s factories are pivoting from an export-oriented business model to rely more on domestic sales

  • Deteriorating relations with Western countries has accelerated China’s push to look inward for economic growth, putting its fate in its own hands
  • Even as orders have been returning to China due to other producing countries still being ravaged by the pandemic, manufacturers say the trend unsustainable

Topic |   China manufacturing
Chinese manufacturers are being encouraged by the central government to embrace a domestic-centric business model, with less reliance on exports. Illustration: Henry Wong Chinese manufacturers are being encouraged by the central government to embrace a domestic-centric business model, with less reliance on exports. Illustration: Henry Wong
Chinese manufacturers are being encouraged by the central government to embrace a domestic-centric business model, with less reliance on exports. Illustration: Henry Wong
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