China's central bank sells net 2.4 bln yuan in FX in Aug

BEIJING, Sept 14 (Reuters) - China's central bank sold a net 2.4 billion yuan worth of foreign exchange in August, according to Reuters calculations based on central bank data released on Friday. The following are historical data for central bank foreign exchange sales/purchases since Aug 2017, based on Reuters calculations.

Month Net change (100 mln yuan) Aug 2018 -23.95 July 2018 108.2 June 2018 76.08 May 2018 91.44 April 2018 74.22 March 2018 78.38 Feb 2018 40.51 Jan 2018 44.82 Dec 2017 -363.19 Nov 2017 23.69 Oct 2017 20.98 Sept 2017 8.5 Aug 2017 -8.21