There was some of the increase in the indexes as president Donald Trump has delayed the increase in the rate of taxes on the goods which are imported from China due to trade war. This trade war between the United States and China has been a matter of concern for the remaining countries as well.
The latest news of the growth of China in the last quarter shows the tremendous effect of the trade war on the global level. There was a reduction in the growth rate of the service sector in China, the rate at which it has taken growth in the third quarter was in 7.9% but in the fourth quarter the growth rate of the service sector has come down to the 7.4%. Also, there was a decline in the growth rate of the agricultural industry; it was shown to be 3.5% in the last quarter of the year compared to 3.6% in the third quarter of 2018.
It is a concern for the country but as per the experts China is the not only country to face this problem, they will have the company from two great countries, United States and Europe as it is expected that they will also have the slower growth rate than the previous quarter as the trade war has shown its effect on the global level. The global GDP is expected to grow at the rate of 3.5% to 3.9%.
After the United States market have been hit by the bearish market on the Christmas eve, it has managed to recover up to 19 percent as the latest negotiations between the countries has taken place where China has agreed to buy more products from the United States than it used to purchase previously from them. China has agreed to increase the import of the American goods in the industries of agriculture products as well as in the field of Energy so that to meet the president’s demand of shrinking the United States’ trade deficit.
Futures for the S&P 500 Index, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq 100 were up on Friday morning by 0.3% and nearly 0.4% on Monday morning. There was a very strong impact on the government bonds and treasury bills also, and the yields have begun to become lower.
Shanghai stocks had their best day in more than three years after comments from the leaders of China. The benchmark Shanghai Composite leaped 5.6% on Monday, its biggest daily percentage gain since July 2015. Donald Trump announced that he’ll delay a major tariff hike on Chinese exports in order to give the two countries more time to reach a trade deal. President also tweeted that he will meet Chinese President for agreement. U.S. stocks price increased on Monday 25th February 2019 as U.S. President stated that he will extend the deadline for tariff increase on China imports, scheduled for March 1. This was FinanceShed’s analysis of U.S. stock market futures with respect to the current scenario.