China Emissions Exchange in Shenzhen has announced start of Allowance Trade in 2017

25 July 2017 – On July 24, the China Emissions Exchange in Shenzhen announced the start of trading of 2017 emission allowances (SZA-2017). SZA-2017 have already been allocated and assigned to the registry accounts of all regulated entities, including companies from sectors to be covered by the national ETS, which is supposed to be launched later this year. It remains unclear how their allocation will be handled under the national ETS.