Hong Kong stocks drop at open

Hong Kong stocks started Monday with losses as investors await the release of Chinese economic growth data later
in the day.

The Hang Seng Index fell 0.59 percent, or 168.26 points to 28,303.36.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index slipped 0.31 percent, or 9.00 points, to 2,921.55, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China’s second exchange, lost 0.35 percent, or 5.46 points, to 1,551.31.

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