Reply To: Traders Market Weekly: Powell Testifies


Japan’s Prime Minister Kishida said that he will not dissolve the lower house of parliament during the current session.

Japan’s April Core Machinery Orders 5.5% m/m (expected 3.0%; last -3.9%); -5.9% yr/yr (expected -8.0%; last -3.5%).
April Tertiary Industry Activity Index 1.2% m/m (expected 0.5%; last -1.5%).
May trade deficit JPY780 bln (expected deficit of JPY1.12 trln; last deficit of JPY1.04 trln).
May Imports -9.9% yr/yr (expected -10.3%; last -2.3%) and Exports 0.6% yr/yr (expected -0.8%; last 2.6%)