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Louder gavel

16 October 2018 By Sharon Lam

Poly International and China Guardian now dominate the $7.1 billion global market for Chinese art and antiques. Having crushed smaller local rivals, they are expanding abroad. But their parochial, state-protected nature hobbles them. Sotheby’s and Christie’s look safe for now.

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