June as exports weakened

BEIJING | Surveys show Chinese manufacturing growth cooling

BEIJING — Two surveys show Chinese manufacturing slowed in June as exports weakened, Beijing tightened lending controls and trade tensions with Washington rose. The business magazine Caixin said Monday its monthly purchasing managers’ index edged down to 51.0 from May’s 51.1 on a 100-point scale on which numbers above 50 show activity increasing. A separate … Continue reading BEIJING | Surveys show Chinese manufacturing growth cooling