Macro Data Impacting Asia Jan 18 - 22.


18 Jan

Shortened trading week for the US with market closed on Monday.  
We also have Biden’s inauguration in Wednesday which gives Trump just a couple of day’s left to cause trouble. Also this week Housing Data, Tic Flows, TIPs Auction and Flash PMI data. That’s in addition to earnings season getting underway. The banks on Friday gave a positive cross read for MS and GS’s earnings.

China data in focus on Monday morning and then on Wednesday Loan Prime Rate.Other Asian data this week Japan’s Tankan Index and Industrial data.  Then later in the week  Trade data on Thursday and on Friday we get Inflation data and flash PMI data.  This week we also get Taiwanese Export Orders and Unemployment.  S Korea PPI and for Hong Kong Unemployment, Inflation and Business Confidence.

In Europe, Inflation data for Eurozone, Germany and UK. There is also an ECB meeting and Flash PMI data. In addition ZEW data for Eurozone and Germany. For the UK we get Retail Prices, Retail Sales, PPI and more.

Monday 18 January
JAPAN Tankan Index, Industrial Production and Capacity Utilisation
S KOREA No data due  
TAIWAN No data due  
CHINA NBS Press Conference Fixed Assert Investment (YTD), GDP Growth Rate Q4, Industrial Production Dec, Retail Sales Dec,  Unemployment Rate Dec  Industrial Capacity Utilisation Dec.Could get FDI data.  
HONG KONG No data due
EUROZONE No data due  
GERMANY No data due  
FRANCE No data due  
UK No data due  
US No data due  Market closed for Martin Luther King Jr Day.

Tuesday 19 January 
JAPAN No data due  
S KOREA No data due  
TAIWAN No data due  
CHINA No data due  
HONG KONG Unemployment Rate
EUROZONE New Car registrations, Current Account, Construction Output, ZEW Economic Sentiment Index
GERMANY Inflation Rate, ZEW Economic Sentiment Index and Current Conditions
FRANCE No data due  
UK Labour Productivity
US Redbook, Foreign Bond Investment, Net Long Term Tic flows, Overall Net Capital Flows

Wednesday 20 January
JAPAN No data due  
S KOREA 
No data due  
TAIWAN 
Export Orders
CHINA 
Loan Prime Rate
HONG KONG No data due  
EUROZONE Core Inflation Rate, Inflation Rate
GERMANY PPI
FRANCE No data due  
UK Inflation Rate, Core Inflation Rate, PPI Core Output, Retail Price Index, PPI Input, PPI Output, CBI Business Optimism and Industrial Trends Orders
US MBA Mortgage Applications and 30 year Mortgage Rate, NAHB Housing MarketBiden’s Inauguration Day.

Thursday 21 January 
JAPAN Balance of Trade,  Exports, Imports, Foreign Bond and Stock Investments, BoJ Interest Rate Decision
S KOREA PPI
TAIWAN No data due  
CHINA No data due  
HONG KONG Inflation Rate
EUROZONE ECB Interest Rate Decision, Marginal Lending Rate, ECB Press Conference
GERMANY No data due  
FRANCE  Business Confidence, Business Climate Indicator
UK No data due  
US Initial Claims, 4 week average Claims, Continuing Claims, Philidelphia Fed Manufacturing Index, Building Permits, Housing Starts, 10 year TIPS auction

Friday 22 January 
JAPAN Inflation Rate, Core Inflation, PMI Flash (Manufacturing,Services and Composite)
S KOREA No data due  
TAIWAN Unemployment Rate
CHINA No data due  
HONG KONG Business Confidence
EUROZONE PMI Flash (Manufacturing,Services and Composite)
GERMANY PMI Flash (Manufacturing,Services and Composite)
FRANCE PMI Flash (Manufacturing,Services and Composite)
UK Consumer Confidence, Retail Sales, Public Sector Net Borrowing PMI Flash (Manufacturing,Services and Composite)
US PMI Flash (Manufacturing,Services and Composite), Existing Home Sales EIA Natural Gas and Oil report, Baker Hughes Rig count data

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