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China's May factory activity dampens as weak demand curbs output

Higher spending, particularly on infrastructure, is expected to give activity a solid boost in the second half of the year and into 2021

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China economic growth | China economy

Reuters  |  New Delhi 



manufacturing, technology, production, automation, AI, robots, artificial intelligence
While most businesses have reopened, many manufacturers are struggling with reduced or cancelled overseas orders as lockdowns push the global economy into recession

China's factory activity grew at a slower pace in May but momentum in the services and construction sectors quickened, pointing to an uneven recovery in the world's second-largest as businesses emerge from coronavirus-led shutdowns.

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First Published: Sun, May 31 2020. 15:01 IST

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