Firms involved in labour-intensive industries like textiles could be the first to flee China, a report says. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: clock ticking for China to stop foreign firms fleeing country, report says

  • Labour-intensive industries like textiles and heavy polluters likely to be the first to leave if Beijing does not restore confidence, scientists say
  • Exodus could result in China becoming a ‘hollow economy’, report says
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
Firms involved in labour-intensive industries like textiles could be the first to flee China, a report says. Photo: Reuters
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