China stocks extend slump, Shanghai at lowest close since Jan 2016

  • Markets
  • Wednesday, 12 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI: China’s main stock index on Wednesday closed at its lowest level since January 2016, as trade war concerns continued to vex investor confidence with China seeking $7 billion in sanctions against the United States over dumping duties.

The Shanghai Composite index ended 0.3 percent lower at 2,656.11, its weakest close since Jan. 28, 2016.

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