Volume 95 Issue 2 | p. 10 | News of The Week
Issue Date: January 9, 2017

As Chinese manufacturing booms, residents choke

Manufacturing rebound in China could be short-lived if authorities crack down on pollution
Department: Business
News Channels: Environmental SCENE
Keywords: pollution, China, smog, manufacturing

Bucking a general slowdown in economic growth, China posted its best manufacturing performance in four years last month. However, worsening air pollution in many Chinese cities could cause authorities to clamp down on the chemical plants and other factories that are contributing to this strong performance.

“Manufacturing companies in China reported the strongest upturn in operating conditions since January 2013 at the end of 2016,” . . .

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