Measurements for inventories showed signs of stable growth. The gauge for quantity of purchases remained positive for the eighth consecutive month and stocks of purchases continued to expand.
China's annual tone-setting Central Economic Work Conference in December stressed the need to actively consider CPTPP membership as part of efforts to move forward with reform and opening-up across the board.
China is enlarging the scope of investment by foreigners with a revised catalog of industries in which such investment is encouraged, a fresh sign of opening-up and high-quality development resolve.
China stands ready to advance mutually beneficial and win-win cooperation in fields such as climate change, green development and negotiations on the China-EU investment agreement, Premier Li Keqiang said.
China's A-share market is expected to see sustained bullish performance in 2021 as more efforts are made to improve the quality of listed companies and further explore domestic demand.