From iPhones to Australian wool, China’s energy crisis is starting to pinch the global economy

Published Oct 08 2021 at 6:00 AM GMT
  • The hit from China’s energy crunch is starting to ripple throughout the globe, hurting everyone from Toyota Motor to Australian sheep farmers and makers of cardboard boxes.
  • Not only is the extreme electricity shortage in the world’s largest exporter set to hurt its own growth, the knock-on impact to supply chains could crimp a global economy struggling to emerge from the pandemic.
  • The timing could not be worse, with the shipping industry already facing congested supply lines that are delaying….



  • Published Oct 8, 2021 6:00 AM GMT