5.5 Report

① In April, China’s manufacturing PMI was 47.4%, down 2.1% from the previous month.
② The National Development and Reform Commission has clarified that the four types of behaviors of coal operators are price gouging.
③ The domestic steel PMI index dropped for three consecutive times: the impact of the epidemic continued, and the profit margin of enterprises was compressed.
④ In April, the Yangtze River Delta Railway sent more than 17 million tons of goods, and many freight indicators reached new highs.
⑤ Affected by the surge in imports, the U.S. trade deficit in goods and services in March increased by 22.3% month-on-month, hitting a record high.
⑥ The Free Trade Agreement between India and the United Arab Emirates will come into effect, and the bilateral merchandise trade volume will increase significantly.
⑦ Japan’s April new car sales fell 14.4% year-on-year.
⑧ The United States has initiated the review process for additional tariffs on China.
⑨ Musk: Twitter may charge commercial and government users, and it is permanently free for ordinary users.
⑩ WTO: The main negotiators have reached an outcome on the exemption of intellectual property rights for the new crown vaccine.

Post time: May-05-2022