Caught up in the rapidly deteriorating relations between China and the U.S. is the world’s largest retailer, Walmart. Chinese authorities have launched a series of investigations and probes that at least from this perspective seem to be more about politics than retailing. And it all stems from the U.S. ban on products from the Xinjiang region where it’s alleged the human rights of Muslim citizens are being threatened. It’s complicated…but it’s also Stupid.
Here are more details in my new Forbes.com analysis: https://www.forbes.com/sites/warrenshoulberg/2022/01/19/how-big-is-walmarts-china-problem/?sh=3d861ab9326c