CHINA - AN (UN)EQUAL PARTNER?
China's importance for the European mechanical engineering industry is as great as ever, but there is increasing discord in day-to-day business. Germany and the EU therefore need to examine the trade policy tools they use. An analysis.
THE "R-WORD" HANGS ABOVE THE GLOBAL ECONOMY
Many industrialized and emerging countries are experiencing an economic downturn. It remains to be seen whether this will turn into a global recession. But the burden companies have to bear is increasing - also because politics has become so unpredictable.