IM Global Health Check Q1 2012: China loses mineral appetite
Published: Tuesday, 03 April 2012
Mineral demand slow despite China engineering a soft landing for its economy
China is trying to strike a balance: on the one hand to keep
its economy growing at a steady rate, and on the other, to stop
it overheating and crashing.
Over the last few months, the Chinese government has been
pulling levers to avoid a hard landing, with commodity