The Daily Shot Brief – August 5th, 2019



The United States: The two charts below show the evolution of US tariffs.

Source: Oxford Economics
Source: @acemaxx, @PictetWM


The Eurozone: The currency bloc’s producer prices appear to be headed for deflation.

Source: The Daily Shot


China: China was already facing capital outflows. The renminbi’s weakening is expected to accelerate this trend.

Source: IIF


Global Developments: There is more downside to global trade volumes.

Source: Capital Economics

Food for Thought: The ease of doing business:

Source: TD Securities


Edited by Joseph N Cohen


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