US-China Trade Tensions Continue to Cloud US Construction Industry Outlook

Heightened uncertainty emanating from trade and geo-political tensions continues to cloud the outlook. Among advanced.

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US-China tensions and China’s continued slowdown raise spillover risks to Asia: Moody’s Moody’s says the trade dispute’s spillovers are mainly concentrated on exports of intermediate inputs and.

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The U.S. and Chinese economies and property markets are powering through the current trade tensions and are performing well. Despite a few imposed tariffs and a flurry of trade threats this year, China’s economy hasn’t skipped a beat. In the first quarter of 2018, China’s real GDP grew by 6.8%, on par with last year’s robust pace.

Mining Minister Put Forward His Mate For Independent Board Looking At The Adani Loan In a setback to India’s energy giant Adani, the newly-elected Queensland government has vetoed a plan to give a 900-million dollar concessional loan for the construction of a rail line in the controversy-hit Carmichael coal mine project in Australia.

Singapore Q2 GDP growth slows as trade tensions cloud outlook july 13, 2018 11:02 JST Singapore’s economy expanded 3.8% in April-June from a year earlier, but decelerated from the 4.3% growth.

US and China trade tensions continue to escalate. Over the past several weeks the probability that trade frictions between the United States and China could spill over into a full blown trade war has increased significantly.. Receive the monthly outlook directly to your inbox. SUBSCRIBE.

The outcome of the US mid-term elections in November 2018 has raised the prospects of legislative gridlock. Trade tensions between the US and its trading partners have the potential to escalate, and volatility in global stock markets is expected to continue through 2019. Geopolitical tensions in the Middle East may rise, following the recent

US-China trade dispute and China’s continuing slowdown pose spillover risks to Asia The escalation of tensions between the US and China will further cloud the trade and economic outlook in Asia, with a predominantly negative effect at the sector level.

US-China trade tensions: plan for the worst, that’s what Beijing is doing A US delegation including Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and US Trade representative (ustr) robert lighthizer will hold talks in Beijing tomorrow with Chinese counterparts including Vice Premier Liu He – President Xi Jinping’s top economic official.

The Fed chair said in his speech: Turning to the current context, we are carefully watching developments as we assess their implications for the US outlook and the. including trade war escalation,

As for the US, tariffs have pushed up the prices of washing machines while the price of US soybean has plunged, adversely affecting American farmers and forcing the government to offer US$12 billion in aid. On an aggregate basis, the second-quarter earnings reporting by most US companies has seen little immediate impact from the trade tensions.