Not so diplomatic

“An unprecedented wave of complaints reaching our embassy and consulates indicate a clear trend that doing business in China has become more difficult”


Germany’s ambassador to China Michael Clauss tells the South China Morning Post that his nation’s companies are downbeat about the competitive landscape in the country. He said even firms like Knorr-Bremse – one of the first to set up manufacturing facilities in China over three decades ago – are “facing an increasingly insurmountable protective wall favouring Chinese state-owned enterprises”.

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