Activity in China’s factories expanded at its fastest pace for eight months in May, official data showed Thursday, as demand at home and overseas improved despite brewing trade tensions with the United States.
Japan Today

HINTS
S Activity [in] China’s factories
V [expanded]

中国の工場の活気は広がっている

補足
[at] its fastest pace
[for] eight months
[in] May

最速ペースで
8ヶ月

補足
,
official data showed Thursday
,
公式のデーターが示した

補足
[as]
S demand どこ→[at] home and overseas
V [improved]

需要は改善された

補足
[despite] (brewing) trade tensions [with] the United States.

にも関わらず、アメリカとの貿易に緊張がある