Economic update September 2019

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10th September 2019

The Economic Update, presenting the current economic environment across the globe and the outlook by Atradius Economic Research.

The Economic update is published once per two months.

The September 2019 edition of the Economic Update, presenting the current economic environment across the globe by Atradius Economic Research.

  • Global – Global economic growth is forecast to slow to 2.6% in 2019 from 3.2% in 2018, amid ongoing trade tensions. 

  • Eurozone – Despite GDP growth shifting down a gear this year, the labour market continues to recover and wage growth is firming.

  • Advanced Markets – The US economy is still strong, but trade policy is increasingly dragging on the outlook. Brexit uncertainty continues to weigh on UK growth.

  • Emerging Markets – Growth is edging slightly lower in 2019, with trade tensions between the US and China continuing to cloud the outlook.

  • Credit and Insolvencies – The global insolvency outlook has deteriorated further, with a 2.8% increase currently expected in 2019.

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