The biggest apparent bubble is in housing, but prices have surged for niche assets, too, such as calligraphy, antiques and art. In May, futures prices for soybean meal, used as pig feed, jumped 40%. The pipe-making material PVC is up 40% so far this year on the Dalian Commodity Exchange. Source: WSJ
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On Tuesday at around 2:45 pm, less than half an hour after the start of the meeting in Bercy, which was supposed to bring together the State and the representatives of the workers in Creus, a number of the workers who remained there triggered several fires in the region. GM & S factory.A pungent odor of tires, pallets and cartons quickly invaded the hangars triggering all safety devices. Source Liberation
The rebound in China’s coal mining and consumption this year is temporary and will not have significant implications for China’s commitment to emissions reduction targets over the long run, said an environmental expert. Source People’Daily
China urges India to immediately withdraw its border guards that have crossed the boundary and have a thorough investigation of this matter, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday night. Source People Daily’s