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Following far weaker than expected December manufacturing data, which highlighted the negative impact of the trade war, import and export data for the month has now indicated further weakness. Chinese exports fell 4.4% year over year… Read More

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US and Chinese officials began a second round of trade talks yesterday in Beijing. The meeting comes over a month after initial talks between Trump and Xi Jinping were held on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina just over a month… Read More

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The damaging effect of the trade war on the Chinese economy was visible again this week in the latest economic data for the world’s second-largest economy. The Chinese Caixin manufacturing PMI for December fell to 49.7 from the prior… Read More

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Fears of a slowdown in China were renewed this week as the latest economic data highlighted further contraction. Industrial profits slowed to 3.6% YoY in October, down from 4.1% over the prior month. Year to date growth now stands at 13.6%… Read More