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2016: The Year of China’s Market Economy Status?

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As the Commission prepares for its first official debate on whether or not to grant China market economy status, our EU team have created a report on the current status. The Commission is beginning its assessment of the issue and is expected to publish a formal proposal by the summer of 2016. This promises to be a politically sensitive question and will feature prominently throughout the year.