Why China is Falling Out with the Global South

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In the last year or so, “overcapacity” has become a new term in the US-China trade war, leading to straining relations between China and parts of the Global South. In this video, we’re going to explain what overcapacity is and why it’s such a hot topic in geopolitics.

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1 – https://www.bloomberg.com/news/newsletters/2024-05-28/world-economy-latest-overcapacity-is-the-new-buzzword-to-whack-china
2 – https://asia.nikkei.com/Economy/IMF-warns-of-China-overcapacity-amid-improved-economic-outlook
3 – https://www.politico.eu/article/china-ev-overcapacity-will-get-worse-eu-commission-von-der-leyen-warns/
4 – https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2024/05/14/fact-sheet-president-biden-takes-action-to-protect-american-workers-and-businesses-from-chinas-unfair-trade-practices/
5 – http://gb.china-embassy.gov.cn/eng/PressandMedia/Spokepersons/202405/t20240524_11311388.htm
6 – https://www.ft.com/content/436d9af7-f86c-429e-8f94-03067d043ef7
7 – http://gb.china-embassy.gov.cn/eng/PressandMedia/Spokepersons/202405/t20240524_11310858.htm
8 – https://twitter.com/HongshenZhu/status/1674222090231365633
9 – https://www.wsj.com/world/asia/why-chinas-overcapacity-problem-is-about-to-get-even-worse-in-seven-charts-d0e25e38
10 – https://www.economist.com/finance-and-economics/2024/03/31/how-xi-jinping-plans-to-overtake-america
11 – https://www.thinkchina.sg/economy/big-read-overcapacity-surplus-chinese-goods-issue-some-welcomed-others
12 – https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2024-05-21/latin-america-steel-tariffs-on-china-imports-show-relationship-strain
13 – https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2024-06-08/turkey-to-impose-additional-40-tariff-on-all-china-vehicles
14 – https://twitter.com/China_Amb_India/status/1800440617904001512

00:00 – Introduction
01:55 – China’s “Overcapacity”
04:31 – Why the Global South are Grumpy
07:38 – Sponsored Content

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