Moody's expects temporary impact of the outbreak of the coronavirus in China's economy

Moscow, February 3 – “News.Economy.” Flash Chinese coronavirus will have only a temporary impact on China’s economy, the growth forecast for the economy of the country by the end of 2020 remained at the level of 5.8%, according to the report of international rating Agency Moody’s, reports RIA “Novosti”.

“According to our basic scenario we expect that an outbreak of coronavirus will have a temporary effect on the economy of China, the growth rate of annual GDP in China will remain at the level of our forecast of 5,8% in 2020,” – said the Agency.

the Chinese Authorities on 31 December, said the world health organization (who) about the outbreak of an unknown pneumonia in the city of Wuhan in the Central part of the country. Experts have established pathogen – 2019 new coronavirus-nCoV.

the Number of people infected in China on February 3, 2020 exceeded 17.2 thousand people died 361. Nearly 150 people got sick outside the country, one of them died. The who declared the outbreak an emergency situation of international importance. Text: News.Economy