China's first-quarter economic growth seen at six-year low of 7 percent

April 9, 2015 8:39 AM

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China's first-quarter economic growth seen at six-year low of 7 percent

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's economy probably cooled further to grow 7 percent in the first three months of the year, a Reuters poll showed, which would be the weakest pace in six years and raise pressure on policymakers to do more to bolster growth.

A poll of at least 16 analysts showed activity from trade to investment in the world's second-biggest economy likely remained around multi-year lows in March. That would increase the chance that China will post its slowest growth in 25 years this year.

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