Manufacturing in U.S. to trade balance in Brazil: Global economy

Author: Amy Volk | Posted: 1/2/2014

In the global economy this week, data will probably show U.S. manufacturers are expanding at a faster rate than their counterparts in China and Europe. Growth at American producers held close to the highest level since early 2011. Elsewhere, Brazil may post its smallest annual trade balance in more than a decade. And price pressures are starting to build in parts of Asia as economies strengthen.

Source: Bloomberg