China Economy Grows 1.6% QoQ in Q4


China's gross domestic product grew by 1.6 percent on quarter in the three months to December of 2017, easing slightly from an upwardly revised 1.8 percent expansion in the previous period and matching market expectations. It was the weakest quarterly growth rate since the first quarter of the year.

Year-on-year,  the economy expanded an annual 6.8 percent, the same as in the prior quarter and slightly above market consensus of a 6.7 percent growth.

For full 2017, the economy grew by 6.9 percent, beating the govermet target of around 6.5 percent and after a 26-year low of 6.7 percent in 2016.


China Economy Grows 1.6% QoQ in Q4


National Bureau of Statistics l Rida Husna | rida@tradingeconomics.com
1/18/2018 8:22:54 AM