China's manufacturing PMI edges down in August

Source: Xinhua| 2021-08-31 09:21:03|Editor: huaxia

BEIJING, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- The purchasing managers' index (PMI) for China's manufacturing sector came in at 50.1 in August, edging down from 50.4 in July, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Tuesday.

A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while a reading below reflects contraction. Enditem

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