Manufacturing remains a concern across many of the world’s exporting strongholds, despite stronger than expected economic growth in major economies over the first quarter of 2019. Photo: Xinhua

Economic mood sours in US, China and Asia in April, as green shoots wilt

  • Positive mood from better-than-expected economic growth in major economies dampened by poor manufacturing sentiment across many exporting nations
  • Purchasing managers’ index in export powerhouses South Korea and Taiwan weaken, joining the gloomy outlook among US and Chinese factory operators
Topic |   China economy

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Manufacturing remains a concern across many of the world’s exporting strongholds, despite stronger than expected economic growth in major economies over the first quarter of 2019. Photo: Xinhua
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