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Most Asian currencies weaker than they should be against dollar

Nikkei analysis shows yuan and yen at an equilibrium as Trump threatens action

Nikkei and the Japan Center for Economic Research have tried to pin down the appropriate dollar exchange rates of eight Asian currencies by analyzing an array of economic data.

TOKYO -- Asian currencies are mostly undervalued against the U.S. dollar, and although the yuan does not fall into this category it is trending weaker and could become a point of contention in the U.S.-China trade war, according to an in-depth analysis by Nikkei and the Japan Center for Economic Research.

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