Car sales in certain areas of the country increased sharply over the May Day holiday. Photo: AP
Car sales in certain areas of the country increased sharply over the May Day holiday. Photo: AP

Beijing stresses positives after car and appliance sales raise hopes for coronavirus rebound

  • Government highlights strong consumer spending in selected areas over Labour Day holiday
  • But private analysts say recovery remains modest and warn it depends on the global outlook

Car sales in certain areas of the country increased sharply over the May Day holiday. Photo: AP
Car sales in certain areas of the country increased sharply over the May Day holiday. Photo: AP
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