Asian markets mixed ahead of fresh round of trade talks in Beijing
- Asian Market
- 9 months ago
As U.S. and China trade talks are due to resume tomorrow, the region’s indices were mainly mixed in today’s trading session.
Mainland China’s Shanghai Composite rose by 0.6% and by the same margin so did the Shenzhen Composite.
In Hong Kong the Hang Seng advanced by 0.5% as CNOOC and Sands China both enjoyed gains of 3.4& and 3% respectively.
The Japanese Nikkei 225 however did not fare the same as it slipped by 0.6% as carmakers Toyota, Subaru and Nissan all saw their shares slump.
Seoul’s Kospi inched higher by 0.1%, equally the STI in Singapore climbed by 0.2%, meanwhile the Aussie ASX 200 fell by 0.2%, as did the TAIEX in Taipei by slipping by 0.1%.
Source: Smart Trend Team