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Tele interview: Reasons for slowdown in PMI

03-01-2011 12:30 BJT

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For more, we're joined on the phone by Professor Xiang Songzuo from Renmin University.

1. The slowdown in PMI... what do you attribute that to, professor? Is it simply seasonal adjustment, or is government tightening really taking effect?

2. The PMI data has dipped to a six-month low. Does that necessarily point to slowing growth in the coming month?

3. And of course, inflation remains a big issue. We saw that input prices continued to rise last month, what's your outlook going forward? Will inflation remain high?

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Editor:Xiong Qu |Source: CNTV.CN

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