Exporters in Yiwu, dubbed China’s manufacturing showroom, are feeling the effects of the country’s current power crisis. Illustration: Perry Tse
Exporters in Yiwu, dubbed China’s manufacturing showroom, are feeling the effects of the country’s current power crisis. Illustration: Perry Tse

China’s power crisis: in export showroom Yiwu, some businesses wonder if they’ll survive

  • Many factories in Chinese export hub Yiwu, Zhejiang province, have been forced to cut production because of power rationing
  • As factories close, China’s supply chains, barely recovered from the Covid-19 pandemic last year, are being challenged again

Topic |   China’s power crisis
Exporters in Yiwu, dubbed China’s manufacturing showroom, are feeling the effects of the country’s current power crisis. Illustration: Perry Tse
Exporters in Yiwu, dubbed China’s manufacturing showroom, are feeling the effects of the country’s current power crisis. Illustration: Perry Tse
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