China manufacturing activity 'picks up' (11)

BBC 2014.06.23 09:08
Manufacturing and export sectors are key drivers of China's economic growth China's manufacturing activity picked up pace in June, an initial survey by HSBC showed, a sign that its economy is benefiting from recent stimulus moves. The bank's purchasing managers' index (PMI), a gauge of the sector's health, rose to 50.8 in June, from 49.4 in May. A reading above 50 shows expansion.
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