Davos – Chinese premier Li: China economy growth estimated at 5.2% in 2023

DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) – Chinese Premier Li Qiang said on Tuesday the Chinese economy had rebounded and moved upward, and was estimated to have grown around 5.2% in 2023, above the official target of around 5%.

Li said at the World Economic Forum in Davos that the Chinese economy could handle ups and downs in its performance, and the overall trend of long-term growth would not change.

(Reporting by Antoni Slodkowski and Beijing newsroom)