Hong Kong stocks down at open

Hong Kong stocks down at open

Hong Kong: Hong Kong shares opened with more losses Wednesday as traders tracked a sell-off on Wall Street owing to fresh concerns about the China-US trade talks.

The Hang Seng Index fell 0.46 percent, or 125.54 points, to 26,879.91.

The benchmark Shanghai Composite Index gave up 0.17 percent, or 4.44 points, to open at 2,575.26, while the Shenzhen Composite Index, which tracks stocks on China’s second exchange, slipped 0.29 percent, or 3.76 points, to 1,310.82.