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    Demographics

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    Export/Import

  • Japan's Exports Extend Growth Streak to 19 Months in June
  • Japan's exports extend growth streak to 19 months
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    Public Spending

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  • Shinzo Abe Is Expected to Delay the Balancing of Japan's Budget
  • Japan 2017: 7 days for P40,000 and some change
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    Public Debt

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    Recent Econ Stats

    MomentCountryEventActualPreviousConsensusForecastpreviewpupdatedreviewrupdated
    2018-08-01JPIndustrial Production YoY Prel JUN2.74%00
    2018-08-01JPIndustrial Production MoM Prel JUN0.09%00
    2018-08-01JPNikkei Manufacturing PMI Final JUL00
    2018-07-31JPJobs/applications ratio JUN00
    2018-07-31JPHousehold Spending MoM JUN00
    2018-07-31JPHousehold Spending YoY JUN-0.92%00
    2018-07-31JPUnemployment Rate JUN2.50%00
    2018-07-31JPBoJ Interest Rate Decision-0.10%00
    2018-07-31JPConstruction Orders YoY JUN3.27%00
    2018-07-31JPHousing Starts YoY JUN-0.76%00