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China Trade Data to Show If Easing Virus Is Boosting Commodities

  • Beijing to release first batch of numbers for May on Thursday
  • Covid-19 outbreaks started to ease in latter part of the month

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China’s first batch of trade data for May is due Thursday and the numbers should give an indication of the extent to which an easing of virus outbreaks in the latter part of that month impacted commodities markets.