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According to analysts at BNP Paribas, China’s economic growth will decelerate in 2018-2019 as the export outlook is significantly darkened by US protectionist measures.

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“Private domestic demand should be affected by the worsening performance of the export manufacturing sector and the continued moderation in the property market.”

“In order to contain the slowdown, the central bank has started to ease liquidity and credit conditions.”

“At the same time, the reduction in financial instability risks should remain a top policy priority. Fiscal policy will also be expansionary and infrastructure spending is projected to rise.”