China's official PMI for April slips to 50.6 from 50.9 previously and against estimates for...

|By:, SA News Editor

China's official PMI for April slips to 50.6 from 50.9 previously and against estimates for 50.7. Markets were likely prepped for the weakish print as HSBC's April "flash" read last week fell to 50.5, missing expectations by a full point.