Doubts over Japan recovery

UK - Data released Wednesday suggested Japan's fragile export-led recovery might have peaked.

The index of leading economic indicators for September stood at 60, above the threshold of 50 that indicates economic growth in the months ahead, the Financial Times reported. But economists warned that one of the most important indicators, the inventory-to-shipments ratio of producers' goods, was negative for the second consecutive month, indicating that Japan's export-led recovery may be losing mome