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December CPI 0.1% m/m (expected 0.2%; last -0.5%); -0.3% yr/yr (expected -0.4%; last -0.5%).
December PPI -2.7% yr/yr (expected -2.6%; last -3.0%).

China’s trade surplus for December was a bit bigger than expected while CPI and PPI continued deflating on a yr/yr basis.
December trade surplus $75.34 bln (expected surplus of $74.75 bln; last surplus of $68.39 bln).
December Imports 0.2% yr/yr (expected 0.3%; last -0.6%) and Exports 2.3% yr/yr (expected 1.7%; last 0.5%).

December New Loans CNY1.17 trln (expected CNY1.40 trln; last CNY1.09 trln) and total social financing CNY1.94 trln (expected CNY2.20 trln; last CNY2.45 trln)