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1st Gear: But Is That A Good Thing?
China, they like buying cars. China, they care a little more about quality than they used to. China, they're using up way more oil than they're producing. China!
I'm going to combine two articles here into one gear, because they tell the same story with different outcomes. First, from the WSJ