Analyses | Regional and economic development | 2017-07-24 | Sing Tao

Constructing a carbon trading market to unleash the potential of the green economy



China’s national carbon trading market is very likely to commence this year, and whilst Hong Kong can provide financial and professional services to aid with transactions, it can also utilise this opportunity to construct its own local carbon trading mechanism. The sale and purchase of ‘gas waste’ through this mechanism would in turn foster the development of local environmental protection industry.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.