The Japanese economy released the preliminary reading for January's coincident index, where it retreated to 93.1, compared with the prior reading of 93.6%, also it missed expectations of 93.1.

Also, the preliminary reading for January's leading index was released as well, where it retreated to 94.9, compared with the revised reading of 95.8, which was initially 94.0, yet it missed expectations of 95.3.