Asian-Pacific markets closed mixed Friday after China reported a smaller trade surplus than expected and many investors limited their exposure to risk while awaiting a U.S. employment report. Japan's Nikkei 225 edged up 0.2%. Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index rose 0.3%. Australia's S&P/ASX 200 slid 0.2%. China's Shanghai Composite fell 0.7%. South Korea's Kospi lost 0.4%. India's Sensex was up 0.2%.

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