Press "Enter" to skip to content

China’s government economists predict further slowdown


Economists at China’s government think tanks are predicting further slowdown and some say the possibility of quarterly growth slipping below the lower-end of 2019 target of 6 per cent can't be ruled out.

Some private analysts are forecasting that the growth could slow below the 6 per cent line in the third quarter or in the next year.

Zhang Yuxian, head of economic forecasting department of State Information Center, a top government think tank, said “we forecast . . .

To continue reading, please subscribe. You will get


  • IN-DEPTH & DATA-DRIVEN reporting about key trends in China's economy and financial markets
  • THE WIRE  - up-to-the-minute updates of market-moving news and views. We want you to be the first to know it when something important happens.
  • DETAILS - We bring you details that you won't find elsewhere. General information is everywhere, but information with details and relevant to your investment is rare. 


FREE TRIAL cancel anytime


We highly value independence. We are solely funded by subscriptions from intelligent readers like you. 

Already have an account? Sign In