Smoke billows from a factory on the outskirts of Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province. Photo: Reuters Smoke billows from a factory on the outskirts of Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province. Photo: Reuters
Smoke billows from a factory on the outskirts of Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province. Photo: Reuters

China ‘yet to hit bottom’ as economic downturn plumbed new depths in October

  • October’s data has dashed the hope that the worst is behind the Chinese economy, with analysts suggesting tougher times lie ahead
  • Trade war with the US is a major impediment to investment and manufacturing, with ‘phase one’ deal offering no more than ‘optimism’

Topic |   China economy
Smoke billows from a factory on the outskirts of Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province. Photo: Reuters Smoke billows from a factory on the outskirts of Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province. Photo: Reuters
Smoke billows from a factory on the outskirts of Shenyang, northeast China's Liaoning province. Photo: Reuters
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