Here is what’s on the economic calendar in Asia today – RBA and China GDP

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

A big day for AUD traders coming up with China first quarter growth announced

2100GMT - NZ house prices (REINZ) for March

2330GMT - Australia - ANZ Roy Morgan weekly consumer sentiment, prior 115.1

0130GMT - Australia - Reserve Bank of Australia minutes for the April meeting

0200GMT - China Q1 GDP and March activity data also

GDP y/y

  • expected is +6.8%
  • prior was +6.8%

March data from China:

  • Industrial Production y/y expected is 6.3%, prior was 6.2%
  • Fixed Assets (excluding rural) YTD y/y, expected is 7.7%, prior was 7.9%
  • Retail Sales y/y, expected is 9.7%, prior was 9.4%

I'll have more to come on these separately