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China: On the road in Zhejiang and Anhui


Part 1: Real estate, fledgling industrial zones and shoes

Hangzhou, capital of China’s eastern province of Zhejiang, is among those cities worst hit by the current slowdown in the property market, which in May saw its first month-on-month decline since 2012. While the latest “Beige Book” survey of 2,200 Chinese companies shows real estate and construction experiencing an increase in investment, the year-on-year trend revealed weakness. The proportion of property firms expecting...

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