The People's Bank of China (PBoC) left its benchmark interest rates for corporate and household loans steady for the tenth straight month at its February fixing, as the economy continues to recover from the downturn caused by the COVID-19 shocks. The one-year loan prime rate (LPR) was left unchanged at 3.85%, while the five-year remained at 4.65%. In 2020, the one-year LPR was down a total of 30 bps of rate cuts, and the five-year rate was slashed by 15 bps of two cuts. source: People's Bank of China
Interest Rate in China averaged 4.56 percent from 2013 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 5.77 percent in April of 2014 and a record low of 3.85 percent in April of 2020. This page provides the latest reported value for - China Interest Rate - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. China Loan Prime Rate - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on February of 2021.
Interest Rate in China is expected to be 3.85 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Interest Rate in China to stand at 3.85 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the China Loan Prime Rate is projected to trend around 3.85 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.