Yuri Kagayama

Government, Business

Japan Exports Sink 3.8% in December, Hit by China Slowdown

Containership docked in Toyko A containership berthed in Tokyo. (Koji Sasahara/Associated Press)

TOKYO — Japan’s exports fell 3.8% in December from a year earlier, hit by slowing demand in China, as the trade balance shifted back into deficit for the year, the Japanese government reported Jan. 23.

Yuri Kagayama | Associated Press
January 23, 2019