In the coming week in Australia indicators span a variety of topics such as housing, tourism, lending (housing, business and personal) and consumer confidence.

There are several data standouts in the US and Chinese economic calendar over the coming week. Chinese international trade, industrial production, investment, retail spending and economic growth (GDP) data are scheduled. In the US, retail sales, inflation, production and the Beige Book are focal points in the coming week.

Ryan Felsman, Senior Economist, CommSec