China flash PMI registers first contraction in six months

|By:, SA News Editor

China January HSBC flash PMI: 49.6 versus 50.6 expected and 50.5 previous.

This is the first print below 50 (the line separating contraction from expansion) in six months.

New orders sub-index: 49.8.

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