China’s further increases US treasury holdings

Tue, Sep 19 2017, 01:01 PM

China’s holdings of US treasury instruments rose for the sixth straight month in July to $1,166 billion, accounting for about 19% of the total, according to data released by the US treasury department on Monday. In June, China regained its position as the largest foreign holder of US treasury instruments, after an eight-month reign by Japan. India is ranked 12th, with a holding of $136 billion