A slowdown in home sales growth hit spending on housing-related items such as furniture, a senior Chinese official said. Photo: Reuters

China says lull in home sales led to slower consumer spending growth in first six months

Per capita consumption by urban residents rose 4.7pc year on year in the first half of 2018, down from 5.1pc a year earlier

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A slowdown in home sales growth hit spending on housing-related items such as furniture, a senior Chinese official said. Photo: Reuters
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