Shares in Asia-Pacific traded mixed on Wednesday as official data showed that China’s factory activity is growing in March.
Asia-Pacific shares are trading heterogeneously today. According to the official data, China’s factory activity has grown in this month. According to the economic developments of the official data, China’s factory activity has increased at an unexpected pace in March.
According to the National Bureau of Statistics, the official manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) has entered at 51.9 in March, which was at 50.6 in February.
Meanwhile, the Nikkei 225 of Japan is down by 0.63%, the Topix index slid by 0.68%. Kospi of South Korea has increased by 0.19%.
The stocks of Mainland China were down- Shanghai Composite slid by 0.61% and the Shenzhen Component shed by 0.952%. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index is down by 0.31%.
Broadcast index of Asia-Pacific of MSCI has dipped by 0.09%. on the other hand, Australian shares made some profits as the S&P/ASX 200 is up by 1.69%.