A US flag flying at the Port of Long Beach, in Los Angeles county. In the first three months of the year, the US economy expanded at a better-than-expected 3.2 per cent on an annualised basis. Photo: AFP
Kerry Craig
Opinion

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Macroscope by Kerry Craig

The US economy still leads the pack, but not for long as spectre of trade war with China recedes

The US economy started the year with a bang but growth is likely to flatten out over the year. Meanwhile, Asia is looking up as a US-China trade deal appears imminent. 2018’s economic divergence is unlikely to continue

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A US flag flying at the Port of Long Beach, in Los Angeles county. In the first three months of the year, the US economy expanded at a better-than-expected 3.2 per cent on an annualised basis. Photo: AFP
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