4 Regions in China Named ‘Extreme Risk’ in Maplecroft’s 2012 Water Stress Index
by China Water Risk 10 May, 2012
10 May 2012 – Maplecroft Water Stress Index 2012 shows that four regions in China: Beijing, Tianjin, Jiangsu and Shandong face ‘extreme risk’ alongside Kuwait and Saudi Arabia.
Top 10 countries
4 Regions of China
4 States of India
Maplecroft CEO Alyson Warhurst advises, “Businesses should undertake impact assessment and monitoring of water stress and water security and other areas of risk that conflate with such pressures including food security, conflict and energy availability. Supply chain risk, if not managed strategically, can lead to business discontinuity and unforeseen costs that undermine the profitability of projects”.
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