ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter

Chinese factory wages stall as US tariffs start to bite

Less overtime and holiday work impacts paychecks

More Chinese companies are reporting less employee turnover as wages remain stagnant.   © Reuters

SHANGHAI -- Chinese wages have flatlined at many of the nation's manufacturers as a result of an economic slowdown brought on by a trade war with the U.S. and slumping global demand, a shift that has discouraged workers from switching jobs.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more