Japan’s May Retail Sales 3.6% yr/yr (expected 3.3%; last 3.1%) and June Household Confidence 32.1 (last 34.1)
South Korea’s June Consumer Confidence 96.4 (last 102.6)
Australia’s May Retail Sales 0.9% m/m (expected 0.4%; last 0.9%)
Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda said that the BoJ will maintain its current policy stance since Japan has not felt much of an impact from the global inflationary trend.
Toyota missed its production targets for May with overall production levels through the first five months of the year falling 9.7% yr/yr.