Xinhua News AgencyDecember 9, 2013 08:17
BEIJING, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- Chinese consumers with bank cards showed slightly weaker confidence in consumption in November, according to an index released on Monday.
The Bankcard Consumer Confidence Index (BCCI), compiled by the Xinhua News Agency and China UnionPay, a national bank card association, dropped 0.13 points year on year to 86.2 points last month.
The index was down 0.5 points from September, according to a report issued along with the index. A lower reading in the index shows a decline in consumers' desire to spend.