Xinhua News AgencyDecember 3, 2013 07:07
BEIJING, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) -- Chinese stocks rallied on Tuesday with the cement, agriculture, home-appliance and auto sectors among the leading gainers.
The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index was up 0.69 percent, or 15.3 points, to finish at 2,222.67. The Shenzhen Component Index gained 1.38 percent, or 115.88 points, to end at 8,492.52.
Total turnover on the two bourses shrank to 214.57 billion yuan (34.97 billion U.S. dollars) from 306.3 billion yuan the previous trading day.
Oil, insurance companies, banks and securities brokers led the decline.