Reuters exclusively reported how a crackdown on polluting industries in China’s industrial heartland is crippling the economies of towns and cities that depend on such industries. Manufacturers across Henan province have been particularly hard hit by the new environmental regulations, compounding the pressures the province faces from China’s slowing economy and a grinding trade war with the United States.
Reuters shows how a pollution crackdown compounding slowdown woes in China’s heartland
23 May 2019, 12:00 am 1 minute
Type: Reuters Best
Sectors: Economy & Policy