In Guangzhou, China’ major Export hub and 4th largest city the economy grew 6.5%. The forecast had been for 7.5% growth.
Click on this link to visit the South China Morning Post website to read their article titled: “China set to report slowest economic growth for 28 years“.
Click on this line to visit the China Economic Review website to read their article titled: “Guangzhou misses growth forecast as trade war bites“.
IMHO the slowdown in China’s economy is not related to the supposed Trade War with the USA. I believe that it is related to the wordwide slowdown of the major economies. For example Germany just missed being “officially’ in a Recession.
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2019 has only just started, but already the signs are showing up that Global Economies are headed towards Recession in 2019.