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China's industrial output up 5.6% on-year in October

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China's industrial output grew 5.6 percent in October against the same period a year ago, slightly below economists' forecast of 5.8 percent growth.

China released three new data on Wednesday: industrial output, October retail sales and September fixed asset investment.

Retail sales were up 11 percent on-year, against a forecast of 10.9 percent, according to a Reuters poll. Sales were 0.8 percent higher on-month.

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