China's manufacturing sector is getting worse

By Fortune

Sep 03, 2015

China’s official measure of its manufacturing sector recorded its worst reading in three years this week. Whether it will respond to government efforts to prop up industry is the debate.

The Purchasing Managers’ Index fell to 49.7 in August and marked the first time since February the index had fallen below 50, which indicates economic contraction.

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