Residents register for vaccinations in Nanjing, the epicentre of China’s latest coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Xinhua Residents register for vaccinations in Nanjing, the epicentre of China’s latest coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Xinhua
Residents register for vaccinations in Nanjing, the epicentre of China’s latest coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: Nanjing Delta outbreak threatens China’s summer spending, adding new pressure to slowing economy

  • China faces a further slide in consumer spending after authorities imposed lockdowns to control the Delta outbreak that began in Nanjing and has spread to several provinces
  • Some analysts fear the outbreak could also slow factory activity unless authorities can quickly quash its rapid spread around the country

Topic |   China's economic recovery
Residents register for vaccinations in Nanjing, the epicentre of China’s latest coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Xinhua Residents register for vaccinations in Nanjing, the epicentre of China’s latest coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Xinhua
Residents register for vaccinations in Nanjing, the epicentre of China’s latest coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Xinhua
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