China’s economy peeps through Covid-19 rubble

Deciphering economic data amid the Covid-19 carnage is like pogoing across a minefield. And when it comes to China, there are usually pieces of shrapnel in the air. On Thursday, the country’s export numbers for April created a few fireworks, but there were also one or two bombs. Imports imploded while the Caixin/Markit Purchasing Managers’ […]