The 2nd quarter 2018 showed a 6.7 percent YTY increase. It was the weakest pace of GDP in China since the 3rd quarter of 2016, a consequence of the tariff fight with the US.
GDP Annual Growth Rate in China reached more than 9 percent from 1990 until 2018 every year, high at 15 percent in the 1st quarter 1993, low at 4 percent in the 4th quarter of 1990.

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