China stocks were higher after the close on Wednesday, as gains in the Life Insurance, Travel & Leisure and Retailers sectors led shares higher.
At the close in Shanghai, the Shanghai Composite added 0.71%, while the SZSE Component index climbed 0.76%.
The best performers of the session on the Shanghai Composite were Jinzhou Port Co Ltd, which rose 10.13% or 0.310 points to trade at 3.370 at the close.
The worst performers of the session were Pengqi Technology Development Co Ltd, which fell 8.06% or 0.040 points to trade at 0.456 at the close.
Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the Shanghai Stock Exchange by 790 to 588 and 101 ended unchanged.