I wish everyone a Happy New Year. For those of you who have been stopping by, thanks for taking the time to read this blog… I will keep you updated on current events on a consistent basis, as well as offering tips for successfully importing from China.

FXStreet.com reported that China’s manufacturing PMI decreased again from 49.0 in November, to 48.7 in December. Anything below 50 signals contraction. This will help put a damper on the red hot inflation China has been experiencing the past several years, providing continued pricing stability.