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bne IntelliNews – Mongolian traders in disarray as China’s zero-Covid policy chokes business

China’s zero-Covid policy continues to result in prolonged closures of the Mongolia-China border, causing supply chain disruptions, higher inflation and goods shortages. Mongolia’s exports and income also take substantial hits.

New coronavirus cases continue to arise in China’s Inner-Mongolia province and there is understandable nervousness over the advent of the new Omicron variant of the virus. In keeping with the government’s zero-tolerance Covid policy, strict lockdown measures thus remain in place. Beijing, meanwhile, places the blame at Mongolia’s door for the continued Covid outbreaks in neighbouring Inner Mongolia. It has even punished Inner-Mongolian officials for what Beijing refers to as “their slack response to recent…

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