TAIPEI ( TheStreet) -- Tales about the slowdown in China's economy have maundered on for two years and we all must have priced it into our positions by now, I thought lazily this week. That jaded view was suddenly shattered by a new report.The slowdown from breakneck growth of 9% to 10% over the decade from 2001 is squeezing real businesses, according to evidence from tech industry market research firm IDC. The American market research company forecasts IT spending growth of 9.5% in China this year, down from a previous prediction of 12.9% growth and a "sharp" deceleration compared to the past four years. Watch out if you sell PCs, servers or IT services to China.
China Slowdown's Ripple Effect on Foreign IT Vendors
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