6.9 percent growth

Exports, consumers drive China’s 6.9 percent growth in 2017

HONG KONG/January 18, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — China’s economy expanded at a 6.9 percent pace in 2017, faster than expected and the first annual increase in seven years, the government reported Thursday. The numbers beat economists’ forecasts for the world’s second largest economy and the Chinese government’s own official growth target of 6.5 percent. The economy expanded at … Continue reading Exports, consumers drive China’s 6.9 percent growth in 2017