Yet another face-off for Trump and Clinton

There's no masking this Chinese factory's enthusiasm for American politics
A worker checking a mask of United States Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a factory in China's Zhejiang province on Wednesday. The factory, which produces thousands of rubber and plastic masks of everyone from Osama bin Laden to Spi
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A worker checking a mask of United States Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a factory in China's Zhejiang province on Wednesday.

The factory, which produces thousands of rubber and plastic masks of everyone from Osama bin Laden to Spiderman, is churning out masks of Mr Trump and Democratic front runner Hillary Clinton.

Sales of the two are at about half a million each, but the factory management believes sales of the Trump masks will eventually win.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 27, 2016, with the headline 'Yet another face-off for Trump and Clinton'. Print Edition | Subscribe