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Mercator Institute for China Studies
Alte Jakobstrasse 85-86
10179 Berlin

+49 30-3440 999-0

Represented by its Management Board

Dr. Mikko Huotari (Executive Director); Dr. Markus Piduhn (Managing Director)

Domicile of the company: Berlin
Registered at the District Court of Berlin-Charlottenburg, HRB 150625

Responsible for editorial content: 
Claudia Wessling (Director Communications and Publications)

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Photography credits

Photographs in China: 
Jan Siefke, ImagineChina, picture alliance,

Photographs of buildings: 
Stefan Lucks

Employee photographs: 
Marco Urban
Jan Siefke
Bettina Ausserhofer