China Aims to Dominate Global Governance

https://www.nationandstate.com/2021/07/29/china-aims-to-dominate-global-governance/
Though the dangers to the world of China becoming a global powerhouse are evident, a few frilly words from China seem to be all that is needed for Western elites to disbelieve their eyes. Go to Source Author: {American Thinker}… Read more

German company Leifeld refused to supply high-precision equipment to the Ukrainian KB LUCH | Ukraine Today .org

https://ukrainetoday.org/2021/07/29/german-company-leifeld-refused-to-supply-high-precision-equipment-to-the-ukrainian-kb-luch/

The German company Leifeld refused to supply high-precision equipment to the State Kyiv Design Bureau Luch.

The Odessa forum “Effective for the defense industry,” said chief designer DKKB “Ray” Oleg Korostelev, said in the article Valentine Badrak “With an eye to NATO as the domestic defense industry plans to cooperate with the West” on LB.ua .

“When we needed thermal imagers, we were helped by Turkey, when we needed modern drones, we were helped again by Turkey,” Korostelov said.

Valentin Badrak suggests that the German company refused under the influence of the desire to resume business with Russia…

China and the US are vying for more control over computer chips. But South Korea isn’t giving up without a fight – ABC News

https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-07-25/new-arms-race-fuelled-by-global-chip-shortage/100202390

…The strategy behind this decision was a simple one: it would ensure the countries had adequate supply at home and not be subject to the whims of the market…

Nord Stream 2: US and Germany reach deal on controversial Russian gas pipeline – BBC News

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-57923655

Ukraine says the Nord Stream 2 pipeline threatens its security…Ukraine also stands to lose about $3bn (£2.2bn) a year in gas transit fees.

Poland is also opposing the pipeline, which runs from Vyborg in Russia under
the Baltic Sea to Lubmin in Germany…

As US Crude Steel Production Plunged & Global Production Stalled in 2020, China Blew Socks Off Rest of the World | Wolf Street

https://wolfstreet.com/2021/06/03/global-crude-steel-production-stalled-in-2020-but-china-blew-socks-off-rest-of-the-world-usa-production-plunged/

China produced 57% of global crude steel, turned nearly all into finished steel products that it exported or used in domestic manufacturing and construction. The annual steel report is out…

Beijing’s Elusive Bid For Pricing Power On Rare Earths

https://www.nationandstate.com/2021/05/08/beijings-elusive-bid-for-pricing-power-on-rare-earths/

Authored by Damien Ma via MacroPolo.org, From ventilator and chip shortages to what kind of ships traverses through which canals, the linkages and nodes of the global economy have rarely been in the spotlight as much as they have over the last 12 months. Many of these disruptions are short-term ones, but they […]