At the end of trading, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index fell 0.71%, the index of Shanghai stock exchange Shanghai Composite has decreased on 0,93%, the index of Shenzhen stock exchange Shenzhen Composite lost 1.20%.
MOSCOW, 14 Oct. Stock markets in the Asia-Pacific region (APR) finished trading environment in a confident decline to the weak statistics from China, according to AFP.
At the end of trading, Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index fell by 0.71% to 22439,91 item. The index of Shanghai stock exchange Shanghai Composite has decreased on 0,93% — to 3262,44 item. Index of Shenzhen stock exchange Shenzhen Composite lost 1.20%, reaching 1884,16 item.
The Australian S&P/ASX 200 weakened to the level of 5197,30 points, showing a decline of 0.11% in the course of trading. The Korean KOSPI fell 0.47% to 2009,55 item. Japanese Nikkei 225 lost 1,89% — to 17891 points.
Annual consumer inflation in China in September was at the level of 1.6%, below forecasts of the analysts expecting the value to be 1.8%. In monthly terms, consumer prices rose 0.1% vs. the forecast of 0.5%. Statistics added negativity to the market, already disillusioned trade data of China.
“Fears about the imminent financial catastrophe were exaggerated. But most investors see that the potential growth of the world economy, probably decreased during the summer,” — said the strategist of Brewin Dolphin’s guy foster (Guy Foster), whose words leads edition of the Wall Street Journal.