China's retail sales grew 2.5% in August from a year ago as the country dealt with the worst outbreak of Covid-19 since its initial spread in early 2020.
  • CNBC
  • Sep 15, 2021

China's retail sales grew 2.5% in August, far slower than 7% expected - CNBC

Industrial production growth was also slightly below expectations, up 5.3% in August versus predictions of 5.8% growth. Fixed asset investment for the first eight months of the year rose 8.9% from a… [+721 chars]

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