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Trade war

Orbex Market Flash

Following far weaker than expected December manufacturing data, which highlighted the negative impact of the trade war, import and export data for the month has now indicated further weakness. Chinese exports fell 4.4% year over year… Read More

Weekly Metals Wrap

Gold The yellow metal posted a third consecutive winning week as softness in the US Dollar kept price supported. USD has been left reeling in the wake of last week’s comments by Fed chairman Powell where Powell said the Fed will be… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

US and Chinese officials began a second round of trade talks yesterday in Beijing. The meeting comes over a month after initial talks between Trump and Xi Jinping were held on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina just over a month… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

The damaging effect of the trade war on the Chinese economy was visible again this week in the latest economic data for the world’s second-largest economy. The Chinese Caixin manufacturing PMI for December fell to 49.7 from the prior… Read More