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China"s economy worsens in July, industrial growth at 17-year low as trade war escalates

China's economy stumbled more sharply than expected in July, with industrial output growth cooling to a more than 17-year low, as the intensifying U.S. trade war took a heavier toll on businesses and consumers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 14th, 2019

China"s retail sales growth slumps to 16-year low as trade war risks rise

China reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April on Wednesday, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 15th, 2019

China"s retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade war risks rise

China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in retail sales and industrial output for April, adding pressure on Beijing to roll out more stimulus as the trade war with the United States escalates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 15th, 2019

China April industrial output cools, retail sales growth falls to 16-year low as trade risks rise

China on Wednesday reported surprisingly weaker growth in industrial output and retail sales for April, reinforcing expectations that Beijing needs to roll out more stimulus measures as the trade war with the United States escalates......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 14th, 2019

Wall Street sinks to one-month low on trade, growth fears

U.S. stocks tumbled to a one-month low on Friday after a sharp escalation in U.S.-China trade tensions and a tepid July jobs report renewed fears of slowing economic growth and raised bets of further interest rate cuts this year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 2nd, 2019

U.S. trade, services industry data underscore slowing economy

The U.S. trade deficit jumped in May and trade tensions between the United States and China helped drive activity in the services sector to a two-year low in June, further signs that economic growth slowed sharply in the second quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 3rd, 2019

China"s May industrial output growth cools to 17-yr low as trade war bites

China's industrial output growth unexpectedly slowed to a more than 17-year low in May in the latest sign of weakening demand as the US ramps up trade pressure. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJun 14th, 2019

U.S. economic growth forecast "not contingent" on China trade deal: Kudlow

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said the U.S. economy will likely still achieve a 3% pace of growth this year even without a trade deal with China......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 11th, 2019

U.S. may follow China with first quarter GDP upside surprise

A temporary government shutdown with no end in sight, rising trade conflicts and a global growth slowdown: the first quarter outlook for the U.S. economy did not look promising at the turn of the year......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

China industrial output growth falls to 17-yr low, more support steps expected

Growth in China's industrial output fell to a 17-year low in the first two months of the year and the jobless rate rose, pointing to further weakness in the world's second-biggest economy. David Pollard reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 14th, 2019

Consumers, soybeans seen powering U.S. second-quarter growth

The U.S. economy likely grew at its fastest pace in four years in the second quarter as consumers boosted spending and farmers rushed shipments of soybeans to China to beat retaliatory trade tariffs before they took effect in early July......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Exclusive: China eyes infrastructure boost to cushion growth as trade war escalates - sources

China plans to put more money into infrastructure projects and ease borrowing curbs on local governments to help soften the blow to the economy from the Sino-U.S. trade war, policy sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Consumers, soybeans lift U.S. economic growth to 4.1 percent

The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly four years in the second quarter as consumers boosted spending and farmers rushed shipments of soybeans to China to beat retaliatory trade tariffs before they took effect in early July......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Trump hails growth as one-offs and consumers boost economy

The U.S. economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly four years in the second quarter as consumers boosted spending and farmers rushed shipments of soybeans to China to beat retaliatory trade tariffs before they took effect in early July......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

As U.S. Tariffs Bite, China Moves Again to Spur Its Economy

China’s central bank is freeing up nearly $175 billion to get commercial banks to boost their lending and pay off short-term borrowings, the latest effort by Beijing to lift growth in a slowing economy as its trade fight with the U.S. escalates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 7th, 2018

China, Japan factory output weakens in face of trade threat

China's factory growth was at its weakest in over 2 years in October in a sign of deepening cracks in the economy from a trade war with the United States. As David Pollard reports, Japanese industrial output has also fallen by more than expected......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 31st, 2018

China"s economy cools in the fourth quarter, 2018 growth hits 28-year low

China's economic growth cooled slightly in the fourth quarter from a year earlier as expected, weighed down by weak investment and faltering consumer confidence as Washington piled on trade pressure, leaving 2018 growth the weakest in 28 years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 20th, 2019

China"s economy cools in fourth quarter, 2018 growth at 28-year low

China's economic growth cooled slightly in the fourth quarter from a year earlier as expected, weighed down by weak investment and faltering consumer confidence as Washington piled on trade pressure, leaving 2018 growth the weakest in 28 years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 20th, 2019

China Annual Economic Growth Rate Is Slowest Since 1990

China’s economic expansion languished to its slowest pace in nearly three decades last year, as a bruising trade fight with the U.S. exacerbated weakness in the world’s second-largest economy......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 21st, 2019

What new data says about China"s slowing economy

China's economy grew at its slowest pace since 1990 last year. The 6.6% growth rate is due in part to the continuing trade conflict with the U.S. and China's efforts to get a handle on debt. Photo: EUROPEAN PRESSPHOTO AGENCY.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 23rd, 2019

Factbox: China rolls out fiscal, monetary stimulus to spur economy

China's economy grew at the weakest pace in nearly three decades last year amid weakening domestic demand and U.S. trade tariffs, prompting Beijing to announce a series of growth-boosting measures to avert the risk of a sharper slowdown......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 25th, 2019