The US – China trade war
Although there’s no doubt that the US is economy is doing well, seems that China and the US are not likely to reach an agreement. Washington Post has an article on US – China trading issues. President Trump has declared that the trade policies have contributed to the 41% economy growth. However, the race of which one will be the global innovation leader continues. We will see whether China can match up with the US’ additional tariffs.
Christine-Poole on trade noise
Trade issues mean that companies have higher input costs, which are passed down to consumers, and from there we can see inflation pressure and that affects interest rates.