Week Ahead APAC Economic Preview: Week of 10 December 2018

  • Release of flash PMI surveys give early clues to full Q4 economic performance and price trends of major economies
  • China data updates
  • ECB, Philippines and Brazil set monetary policy
  • Key UK Brexit vote
  • Special focus on US-China trade war

Release of Flash December PMI surveys in the coming week will offer early signals into the economic performance at the end of the fourth quarter. China's clutch of data updates will also receive strong attention, while the Philippines' central bank Monetary Board will meet to make their monetary policy decision.

Other data highlights for Asia include updated estimates to Japan's GDP, South Korea's unemployment data as well as industrial production figures for Malaysia and India. Elsewhere, Brexit developments in the US and the ECB's policy meeting will be especially keenly watched.

Our special focus this week looks at recent development in the US-China trade war.

Download the article for a full diary of key economic releases.

Contact for further APAC commentary: Rajiv Biswas or Bernard Aw

Contact for European and US PMI commentary: Chris Williamson

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