Asian markets mixed amid trade concerns

Markets 3/16/2018, 6:57 AM
Asian markets mixed amid trade concerns

Asian markets traded mixed on Friday amid reports that the White House is planning to impose tariffs on Chinese imports and UK-Russia tensions.

Japanese Nikkei 225 traded 0.55% in the red at 6:28 am CET. The dollar was 0.37% lower against the yen, to go for 105.9560 at 6:51 am CET.

China's Shanghai Composite went up 0.10% at 6:47 am CET and the Shenzhen Composite was also up 0.10% at the same time. Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 0.06% at 6:49 am CET.

South Korean Kospi Composite traded 0.22% in the red at 6:30 am CET while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 traded 0.48% higher at 6:50 am CET.

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