Controversially, China self identifies as a developing country under WTO and may appear to be unfair. Dr Jane Golley, Acting Director of CIW, suggested the state's involvement in the banking sector and the elevated status of state-owned enterprises have made China more globally competitive.
China looks to be upping economic pressure on Australia and New Zealand in hopes of pulling them away from the U.S. campaign to freeze Huawei Technologies out of high-speed 5G networks across the world, leaving the neighboring countries in a difficult position.
An interview on the aim and future of Made in China Yearbook with Dr Ivan Franceschini, co-editor of Made in China. The Yearbook was cited seven times in the 2018 US Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC).