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Wednesday, Aug 7
China imports, exports rise
- China July exports +5.1% Y/Y versus expectations of +3%.
- China July imports +10.9% Y/Y versus expectations of +2.1%.
- Trade surplus: $17.8B versus estimate of $27.2B.
- Market check: Nikkei +1.25%, Shanghai Composite, +0.5%, Kospi, +0.7%, ASX, +1.24%, Hang Seng, +0.8%.