Natural gas & LNG

Americas October 2019

Regional analysis & forecasts
Economic overview

Global economic growth is at stake as tensions between the United States and China move beyond a trade war.

Tensions between Washington and Beijing rose higher in October after the administration of US President Donald Trump imposed visa restrictions on Chinese officials, citing detention and abuse of Muslim minorities in China. Beijing has rebuked the move, branding it as foreign interference in the country’s internal affairs. It is reported that Washington is also considering restrictions on capital flows into China.

In October, the two sides reached a...