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China – Q1 was weak; Q2 will likely be weaker

16 April 2014 10:10 GMT Lan Shen , Li Wei , Stephen Green

  • • China’s official Q1 GDP grew 7.4%, slightly outperforming market expectations • Growth in credit and housing sales, the key leading indicators, is decelerating • We adjust down our CPI inflation forecast for 2014 to 2.3% from 3.3% • Stimulus measures so far have been insufficient to stop the short-term slide
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Author: Lan Shen , Li Wei , Stephen Green

Region: China > Mainland China

Economics: Macro forecasts , Our forecasts

Publication Name: Economic Alert

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