Luca Silipo, Chief Economist for Asia Pacific at Natixis, says it is difficult to assess the state of China's economic health from one set of monthly trade figures.
Harbinger: It might be a good idea to examine the history of slavery in the western hemisphere. The Slave Trade started in Western Europe by the Dutch, Portuguese and with the support of Africa. The United States did not exist. It seems that the UN has conveniently forgotten to do its home work do determine where it all began. If the UN feels reparations are required go back to the origins of the slave trade and ask those countries to pay up.