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Commodities rebound accelerating on China's doorstep

The next growth story is developing in South-east Asia's emerging economies

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BELLWETHER OF DEMAND: New demand in South-east Asia is seen increasing the market for China's steel exports, which notched record volumes in the first seven months of 2016.

Melbourne

CHINA may be slowing, but a commodities rebound is under way and the world's biggest miner knows where the next growth story is building - emerging economies in South-east Asia.

Combined gross domestic product in the Asean-5 nations - Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, the