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Why Can't China Make A Good Ballpoint Pen?

It seemed like an innocuous question: “Why can’t China make a good ballpoint pen?” But it carried a much deeper meaning thanks to the man who asked it: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. At a seminar in Beijing earlier this month, Li complained to those gathered that Chinese pens felt “rough” compared to pens made in Japan, Germany, and Switzerland. more info: http://www.marketplace.org/2015/12/10/world/why-cant-china-make-good-ballpoint-pen #FullNewsAudioAvailable

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