Japan +0.40%. Reuters from previous month, non-Manufacturing up.
China +0.36%. : imports are up 4.8% y/y and exports +13.2% y/y (yuan terms).
Hong Kong +0.62%.
Overnight on Wall Street major US stock indices are closing lower on the day. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell -192.51 points or -0.62% to 30981.34. The S&P 500 fell -35.65 points or -0.92% to 3818.79, while the Nasdaq Composite fell -107.86 points or -0.95% to 11264.74.
. Takes the Official Cash Rate (OCR) to 2.5%. The .
+1.2% m/m (prior +0.7%).
raises its key rate by 50bps.
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Oil prices fell in early Asian trading on Wednesday as U.S. inventory data showed buildups in crude oil and refined products amid rising fears of a global economic slowdown.
Gold prices hovered near a more than nine-month low on Wednesday, with the dollar continuing to hurt bullion demand, while investors awaited monthly U.S. inflation data for cues on the road ahead for the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy.
U.S. futures higher. Dow Jones +0.11%; S&P 500 +0.12%; Nasdaq +0.23%.