Reuters – China’s retail sales of consumer goods are expected to jump 11 percent in 2016, the state planning agency said on Saturday.

China state planner says 2016 retail sales to develop 11 percent - 04 MarchThe National Development and Reform Commission also said in its report released at the opening of China’s parliament that it expected fixed-asset investment to rise about 10.5 percent this year.

It added that non-financial foreign direct investment in China would attain $128 billion this year, even though non-financial outward direct investment was expected to attain $130 billion, up ten percent.