Is there anything happening in the global economy that we should be concerned of? Or just a couple bumps in the road?
Things aren’t looking good in the shipping industry. Even the world’s biggest shipping link has cautioned preparation for a 2019 even worse than 2018. This applies not just to this one particular company but seems that the global economic slowdown in pervasive. It’s not one country that is affected. It’s everywhere. But the financial media is focused on Wall St exclusively. Big mistake.
Maersk shares plunge on slowing economies and trade tensions – BNN Bloomberg
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