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08.07.2019 22:24

China economic growth slowing – BNP Paribas

Analysts at BNP Paribas note that China’s economic growth continues to slow.

  • “Activity rebounded in March 2019 but weakened again afterwards. The recent flare-up in trade tensions with the US has again darkened export prospects.
  • The central bank is easing liquidity and credit conditions, though the reduction in financial-instability risks via regulatory tightening should remain a priority. Fiscal policy has also turned expansionary through increased infrastructure spending and a rising number of household/corporate tax cuts.
  • In the short term, exports and private domestic investment should continue to decelerate. Tax measures should support consumer spending.”


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