BREAKINGVIEWS-"Buy China" auto drive not just protectionism


By Wei Gu HONG KONG, Feb 28 (Reuters Breakingviews) - Excluding foreign brands from new government orders looks unfair. But domestic overproduction, and the image of privileged Audi-driving officials, have created a political dilemma. When growth slows, concerns at home can seem more important than keeping trade partners happy. Full view will be published shortly. CONTEXT NEWS -- China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology released its annual draft policy regarding government ...

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