Hong Kong exports dropped 1.4 per cent in November. Photo: Roy Issa Hong Kong exports dropped 1.4 per cent in November. Photo: Roy Issa
Hong Kong exports dropped 1.4 per cent in November. Photo: Roy Issa

Hong Kong economy contracted 1.9 per cent in 2019, IMF forecasts, as protests and weak global growth take toll

  • International Monetary Fund also forecasts the city will see GDP growth of 0.2 per cent in 2020, led by private consumption
  • Official statistics show value of city’s exports in November dropped 1.4 per cent to HK$359.3 billion, while total imports also fell for 12th straight month

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Hong Kong exports dropped 1.4 per cent in November. Photo: Roy Issa Hong Kong exports dropped 1.4 per cent in November. Photo: Roy Issa
Hong Kong exports dropped 1.4 per cent in November. Photo: Roy Issa
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