- January 18, 2019
Trade tensions between China and the U.S. will intensify, while the Taiwan Strait and South China Sea will remain strategic flashpoints. Pivotal elections include those in Australia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Philippines, Thailand, Sri Lanka and India.Read more
- December 7, 2018
What can Western companies in China do to mitigate Beijing's wrath, after telecoms giant Huawei's chief financial officer, Meng Wanzhou, is held in Canada?Read more
- November 29, 2018
Chinese interests in Pakistan are facing threats from an array of militant groups, posing a collateral risk to other foreign businesses. What can corporations do to mitigate against these?Read more
- November 22, 2018
Demand for electric vehicles is witnessing explosive growth. Meeting this demand requires the metal cobalt. The following report traces the cobalt supply chain and explores the risks related to its production.Read more
- November 21, 2018
• On 19 November, the Ministry of Commerce, People’s Republic of China announced the immediate start of a year-long anti-dumping probe into imported barley from Australia.
• China is Australia’s largest export market for barley; in 2017, it exported two-thirds of its crop – 6.48 million tonnes – worth USD$1.5 billion, to China.
• China uses ...Read more