China in 2 minutes a day
Top news and analysis delivered to your inbox

Beijing struggles to get local governments to cut overcapacity, hitting only 47 percent of steel and 38 percent of coal targets by the end of July

ome provinces have achieved only 10 percent of their capacity-cutting goals in the coal and steel industries as the central government tries to bring local producers under control, which would work in China's favor in a pending decision by the European Commission on whether China should be given market economy status.
1 year ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
China in 2 minutes a day
Top news and analysis delivered to your inbox