Column: The Global Economic Cycle Begins to Slow: Kemp

An aerial view shows containers and cargo ships at the port of Qingdao in Shandong province, China May 9, 2022. China Daily via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 30 (Reuters) – Global manufacturing activity and freight movements have started to slow as major economies slump under the combined … Read more

Morning Auction: It’s Gonna Hurt

A symphony of light illuminates the south facade of the headquarters of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt, Germany, December 30, 2021. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register A look at the day to come on the markets of Julien Ponthus. Recession-watching investors learned little they didn’t already … Read more

China’s factory and service sectors shake off 3 months of lockdown pain

A worker polishes a bicycle steel rim at a sports equipment manufacturing factory in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China September 2, 2019. China Daily via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Factory in China, services PMI above 50 for the first time since February Replay seen as COVID restrictions partially ease GDP … Read more

COVID set to hit China’s economic activity in March data

Workers watch as a crane lifts a structure at a construction site in Shanghai, China January 14, 2022. REUTERS/Aly Song Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register China’s Q1 GDP growth expected at 4.4%, down from 4.0% in Q4 March data likely deteriorated sharply on COVID lockdowns, April set to be worse Q1 … Read more

Auto rebound fuels U.S. manufacturing output gain in March

Automotive-branded vehicles owned by General Motors Company are seen at a car dealership in Queens, New York, U.S., November 16, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register April 15 (Reuters) – A sharp rebound in auto production in March spurred a third straight monthly gain in U.S. factory activity, signaling … Read more