This Chart Points To A 'Severe And Widespread' labour Problems In China

Nomura’s  Zhiwei Zhang warns of a ‘sever and widespread’ labour shortage in China, as evidence by this chart, which shows the ratio of labour demand to labour supply.

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Photo: Nomura

The upshot is that with the red line breaking out, inflation is likely to soon follow, presenting some serious structural issues for the government to deal with.

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