Market sentiment weakens as an official report shows a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing this month amid a power crisis. Photo: Winson Wong
Market sentiment weakens as an official report shows a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing this month amid a power crisis. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong stocks tumble in longest rout since October 2018 on China slowdown concerns

  • Hang Seng Index halted a three-day advance after an official report shows manufacturing contracted in September amid a power crisis
  • Benchmark fell 15.7 per cent in four straight months, the longest losing streak since October 2018

Market sentiment weakens as an official report shows a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing this month amid a power crisis. Photo: Winson Wong
Market sentiment weakens as an official report shows a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing this month amid a power crisis. Photo: Winson Wong
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