China’s Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers’ index (PMI), a gauge of sentiment among smaller, private firms, fell to 56.3 in December from 57.8 in November. Photo: Xinhua
China’s Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers’ index (PMI), a gauge of sentiment among smaller, private firms, fell to 56.3 in December from 57.8 in November. Photo: Xinhua

China’s services sector activity expanded at slower pace in December as coronavirus outbreaks tempered recovery

  • Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers’ index (PMI), a gauge of sentiment among smaller, private firms, fell to 56.3 in December from 57.8 in November
  • Last week, the official non-manufacturing PMI, which measures sentiment in the service and construction sectors, fell to 55.7 in December from 56.4 in November

Topic |   China economy
China’s Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers’ index (PMI), a gauge of sentiment among smaller, private firms, fell to 56.3 in December from 57.8 in November. Photo: Xinhua
China’s Caixin/Markit services purchasing managers’ index (PMI), a gauge of sentiment among smaller, private firms, fell to 56.3 in December from 57.8 in November. Photo: Xinhua
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