Economic Data Sheet December 2017

2018年01月23日 AHK China - News-Hauptkategorie, Economic Data, Chamber

China’s GDP grew by 6.9% in 2017 and has accelerated for the first time since 2010.

Foreign trade developed positively in 2017, after declines in both previous years: Exports +7.9%; Imports +15.9%.

Imports grew significantly lower in December compared to the yearly average, import growth fell behind export growth.

Inflation developed moderately in 2017, resulting in an inflation rate of 1.6% for the entire year.

In December producer prices continued their increase (+4.9%). Their growth, however, has slowed down from previous months.

The data sheet also includes aggregate figures for the calendar year of 2017.

Download the data sheet (in German)

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