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 Market Analyst, UK & EMEA at OANDA
Based in London, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a market analyst. With many years of experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while producing macroeconomic commentary. His views have been published in the Financial Times, Reuters, The Telegraph and the International Business Times, and he also appears as a regular guest commentator on the BBC, Bloomberg TV, FOX Business and SKY News. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and is recognised as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.
Craig Erlam