snapshot from the ForexLive economic data calendar, access
times in the left-most column are GMT.
numbers in the right-most column are the ‘prior’ (previous month)
result. The number in the column next to that, where is a number, is
the consensus median expected.
China’s April trade balance is the focus. The data is for April, and thus will be impacted by coronavirus lockdowns across the country, particularly along the coast. Port operations were hampeed by restricted access in and out by road and rail; restrictions were in place and workers were locked-down. Towards the end of April restrictions began to ease a little.
The 0200 GMT time listed above is approximate.