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China stocks lower at close of trade; Shanghai Composite down 1.62% – China stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the

Travel & Leisure, Life Insurance and Telecoms sectors led shares lower.

At the close in Shanghai, the Shanghai Composite declined 1.62%, while the SZSE Component index lost 1.47%.

The best performers of the session on the Shanghai Composite were Htdc (SS:601188), which rose 10.04% or 0.540 points to trade at 5.920 at the close. Meanwhile, Xinji Energy (SS:601918) added 10.02% or 1.300 points to end at 14.270 and Xinhua Media (SS:601801) was up 10.02% or 2.530 points to 27.780 in late trade.