China’s Energy Composition 2011 To 2020: Chart

Coal is still one of the major sources of energy for many countries despite the growth of renewable energy sources. For example, China and India are to of the largest consumers of coal. Rising coal prices in the global market could negatively impact China’s economic growth. Though the country is the world’s largest coal producer, …

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China EV Passenger Vehicle Sales Market Share in 2020

Sales of Electric Vehicle are growing in China. In 2020, 1.3 million EVs were sold and policy changes and other factors are bound to drive sales even higher this year and beyond. In this post let’s take a quick look at the market share of EVs among the major players. Some of the top EV …

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Comparing Manufacturing Labor Costs in China and Mexico

One of the critical factors that companies consider when offshoring manufacturing to China or Mexico is the cost of labor. Labor costs used to be very low a few years ago when China was emerging as the factory floor of the world. That is no longer the case as labor costs there have been increasing …

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Wufengshan Yangtze River Bridge: Video

The Wufengshan Yangtze River Bridge is a double deck suspension bridge across the Yangtze river in China. It carries an eight-lane expressway and a high-speed rail line. In fact, it is the world’s largest hi-speed railway bridge. This bridge was opened to traffic in Dec, 2020. The following is a cool video of this engineering marvel:   …

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