China was the first major economy to bounce back from the pandemic, but the recovery has been uneven between regions. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen China was the first major economy to bounce back from the pandemic, but the recovery has been uneven between regions. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
China was the first major economy to bounce back from the pandemic, but the recovery has been uneven between regions. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

Coronavirus amplifies China’s regional economic divide, as some provinces struggle to reset consumption

  • The coronavirus pandemic has inflamed economic disparities between provinces in the north and south of China
  • Data indicates the diverging economic circumstances are closely correlated to a rebound in consumer spending

Topic |   China's economic recovery
China was the first major economy to bounce back from the pandemic, but the recovery has been uneven between regions. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen China was the first major economy to bounce back from the pandemic, but the recovery has been uneven between regions. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
China was the first major economy to bounce back from the pandemic, but the recovery has been uneven between regions. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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