US-China trade war: The countries caught in the crossfire (BBC)

US-China trade war: The countries caught in the crossfire (BBC)

 China and the US are caught up in the continuing trade war, but they’re not the only that will feel its effects. Other Asian economies are intricately linked to China’s fortunes, through their highly connected supply chains. And what hurts Beijing can also hurt countries further afield, like South Korea, Taiwan – or Singapore. On the outskirts of the central business district in Singapore, the steady hum of machines producing speakers and air fresheners for customers around the region reverberates through one factory. The business was set up by Joyce Seow’s dad in the 1970s. Poh Eng Seow was a floor manager at the time for a factory run by a multinational firm in the country. Read more

 

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