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The Bank of Japan will wrap up its monetary policy meeting on Wednesday and then announce its decision on interest rates, headlining a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. The BoJ is widely expected to keep its benchmark lending rate unchanged at the record low -0.1 percent, although the... Read more...

The UK economy is set to contract sharply in the second quarter due to the disruptive impact of the coronavirus, or Covid-19, but grow somewhat in the next three months, the National Institute for Economic and Social Research said Tuesday. The think tank expect the economy to have shrunk 20-25 percent... Read more...

Australia's business confidence and conditions rebounded in June, survey data from National Australia Bank showed Tuesday. The business confidence index rose 21 points to 1 from -20 in May. Business confidence turned positive after rebounding sharply from record lows over the past 3 months. Confidence... Read more...

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Partly reflecting a substantial rebound in gasoline prices, the Labor Department released a report on Tuesday showing U.S. consumer prices increased by slightly more than expected in June following three straight monthly declines. The Labor Department said its consumer price index climbed by 0.6 percent in June after edging down by 0.1 percent in May. Read more...

Partly reflecting a substantial rebound in gasoline prices, the Labor Department released a report on Tuesday showing a slightly bigger than expected increase in U.S. consumer prices in the month of June. Read more...

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Poland's central bank left its key interest rate unchanged at a record low for a second session in a row in July. The Monetary Policy Council on Tuesday decided to hold the key reference rate steady at a record low 0.10 percent. That was in line with economists' expectations. The previous change... Read more...

Eurozone banks are set to tighten credit standards on loans to enterprises in the third quarter amid coronavirus pandemic, the Bank Lending Survey from the European Central Bank showed on Tuesday. Credit standards for loans to firms remained favorable in the second quarter, supported by fiscal and... Read more...

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Despite easing of coronavirus containment measures, the UK economy recovered at a much slower than expected pace in May after contracting the most on record in April, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Tuesday. Gross domestic product grew 1.8 percent in May from April, when the economy shrunk a record 20.3 percent. However, this was weaker than the expected growth of 5.5 percent. Read more...

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Export prices in South Korea were up 0.3 percent on month in June, the Bank of Korea said on Wednesday - following the 0.5 percent increase in May. On a yearly basis, export prices fell 6.0 percent after dropping 8.4 percent in the previous month. Manufacturing products gained 0.3 percent on month... Read more...

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China's exports grew unexpectedly in June as easing of the coronavirus containment measures in most of the developed economies boosted foreign demand, data showed Tuesday. In dollar terms, exports climbed 0.5 percent on a yearly basis in June, the General Administration of Customs reported. Economists had forecast an annual fall of 1.5 percent after falling 3.3 percent in May. Read more...

Japan industrial production declined more than estimated in May, final data from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry showed on Tuesday. Industrial production fell a seasonally adjusted 8.9 percent month-on-month in May. According to initial estimate, production was down 8.4 percent. On... Read more...

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India's wholesale prices declined at a softer pace in June, data from the Ministry of Commerce & Industry showed on Tuesday. The wholesale price index declined 1.81 percent year-on-year in June, following a 3.21 percent decrease in May. Economists had expected a 2.40 percent fall. The primary articles... Read more...

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German economic sentiment weakened for the first time in four months in July as investors expect a slow recovery from the downturn caused by the coronavirus pandemic, survey data from the ZEW - Leibniz Centre for European Economic Research showed Tuesday. The ZEW Indicator of Economic Sentiment fell to 59.3 in July from 63.4 in June. The score was forecast to rise to 60.0. Read more...

Switzerland's producer and import prices declined in June, the Federal Statistical Office reported Tuesday. Producer and import prices fell 3.5 percent year-on-year in June. The producer price index fell 2.0 percent annually in June and import prices decreased 6.5 percent. On a monthly basis,... Read more...

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Time (et)
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
Tuesday ,Jul.14
Interest Rate Decision
-
 
-0.1 %
-0.10 %
Japan
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
 
 
-
Japan
00:30
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
MAY F
-8.9 %
-8.4 %
-9.8 %
Japan
00:30
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
MAY F
-26.3 %
-25.9 %
-15.0 %
Japan
00:30
Capacity Utilization Rate
MAY F
-0.2 %
 
-0.1 %
Japan
02:00
CPI (M-o-M)
JUN F
0.6 %
0.6 %
-0.1 %
Germany
02:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN F
0.9 %
0.9 %
0.6 %
Germany
02:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
JUN F
0.8 %
 
0.5 %
Germany
02:00
Exports
MAY
£ 24.37 B
 
£ 37.71 B
UK
02:00
Imports
MAY
£ 27.17 B
 
£ 37.41 B
UK
02:00
Trade Balance
MAY
£ -2.8 B
£ 0.5 B
£ 0.3 B
UK
02:00
Construction Output (M-o-M)
MAY
8.2
25
-40.1
UK
02:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
MAY
6.0
7.25
-20.3
UK
02:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-20.0
-17.6
-24.4
UK
02:00
Manufacturing Production (M-o-M)
MAY
8.4
10
-24.3
UK
02:00
Manufacturing Production (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-22.8
-22
-28.5
UK
02:30
PPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.2 %
 
-0.4 %
Switzerland
02:30
PPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-2.0 %
 
-2.4 %
Switzerland
02:30
Producer & Import Prices (M-o-M)
JUN
0.5 %
 
-0.5 %
Switzerland
02:30
Producer & Import Prices (Y-o-Y)
JUN
-3.5 %
 
-4.5 %
Switzerland
03:00
CPI (M-o-M)
JUN F
0.5 %
 
0.5 %
Spain
03:00
CPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN F
-0.3 %
 
-0.3 %
Spain
03:00
CPI - EU Harmonised (Y-o-Y)
JUN F
-0.3 %
 
-0.3 %
Spain
05:00
ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment)
JUL
59.3
70
63.4
Germany
05:00
ZEW Survey (Current Situation)
JUL
-80.9
-55
-83.1
Germany
05:00
Industrial Production (M-o-M)
MAY
12.4 %
13.5 %
-18.2 (R) %
Eurozone
05:00
Industrial Production (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-20.9 %
-22 %
-28.7 (R) %
Eurozone
05:00
ZEW Survey (Current Situation)
JUL
-88.7
 
-89.6
Eurozone
05:00
ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment)
JUL
59.6
 
58.6
Eurozone
08:30
CPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.6 %
0.55 %
-0.1 %
United States
08:30
CPI (Y-o-Y)
JUN
0.6 %
 
0.1 %
United States
08:30
Core CPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.2 %
0.1 %
0.1 %
United States
09:30
CB Coincidence Index
MAY
-1.3 %
 
-3.9 (R) %
Spain
09:30
CB Leading Index
MAY
-4.1 %
 
-3.0 %
Spain
10:00
CB Coincidence Index
JUN
-4.7 %
 
-0.2 (R) %
Brazil
10:00
CB Leading Index
JUN
7.0 %
 
6.8 (R) %
Brazil
20:30
Westpac Consumer Confidence
MAY
 
 
6.3
Australia
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The major U.S. index futures are currently pointing to a modestly higher open on Tuesday following the sharp pullback seen late in the previous session. Early buying interest may be generated in reaction to upbeat earnings news from JPMorgan Chase (JPM), with the financial giant moving notably higher...
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