The latest figures from car manufacturers indicate more caution from consumers as the US-China trade war picks up pace. A threatened expansion of the US tariffs programme against China, coming in January, prompted calls for a cease fire. Photo: Reuters

China data shows economic growth slowing as impact of trade war with US intensifies

  • Year-on year car sales down by 11.7 per cent as consumer confidence drops
  • Real estate, e-commerce and electronics sectors suffer weaker demand
Topic |   China economy

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The latest figures from car manufacturers indicate more caution from consumers as the US-China trade war picks up pace. A threatened expansion of the US tariffs programme against China, coming in January, prompted calls for a cease fire. Photo: Reuters
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