How Asian Exporters Are Dealing with China’s Slowdown

It used to be said that the U.S. sneezed and the world caught a cold. Now, as China’s economy looks to be coming down with something nasty, countries in the region are loading up on prophylactic measures.

But just how dependent are Asia Pacific’s economies on Chinese growth – and its related appetite for imports – and what are they doing to tide themselves over a slowdown? CNBC looks at how the region’s exporters are coping with China’s transition.


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Craig Erlam

Craig Erlam

Senior Currency Analyst at OANDA
Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With more than five years' experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Sky News, Bloomberg, CNBC and BBC. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.