In India, China shipments held up as New Delhi takes steps to block Chinese goods

Customs officials at Chennai, one of India’s biggest ports, have held shipments originating from China for extra checks, according to sources, amid a backlash over a border clash in which 20 Indian soldiers died.The increased scrutiny on shipments from China at Chennai Port, which handles various cargo including cars, components, fertilisers and petroleum products, could disrupt supply chains.Driving India into US arms is a risk China is willing to takeWhile there is no official order from the…