Chinese exports, after a short-lived drop in early 2020 during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, have climbed on a year-over-year basis for 12 straight months through May, including a record increase of nearly 155 per cent in February, according to China Customs data. Photo: Xinhua Chinese exports, after a short-lived drop in early 2020 during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, have climbed on a year-over-year basis for 12 straight months through May, including a record increase of nearly 155 per cent in February, according to China Customs data. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese exports, after a short-lived drop in early 2020 during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, have climbed on a year-over-year basis for 12 straight months through May, including a record increase of nearly 155 per cent in February, according to China Customs data. Photo: Xinhua

US toymaker swimming against the tide with new US$20 million China factory despite decoupling calls

  • Kids2, an Atlanta-based maker of toys and infant products, recently opened the first phase of a factory on the banks of the Yangtze River in central China
  • Pressure on US companies to reconsider investments in China reached a fever pitch during former president Donald Trump’s administration

Topic |   China tariffs
Chinese exports, after a short-lived drop in early 2020 during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, have climbed on a year-over-year basis for 12 straight months through May, including a record increase of nearly 155 per cent in February, according to China Customs data. Photo: Xinhua Chinese exports, after a short-lived drop in early 2020 during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, have climbed on a year-over-year basis for 12 straight months through May, including a record increase of nearly 155 per cent in February, according to China Customs data. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese exports, after a short-lived drop in early 2020 during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, have climbed on a year-over-year basis for 12 straight months through May, including a record increase of nearly 155 per cent in February, according to China Customs data. Photo: Xinhua
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