The US dollar index keeps rounding above the 103.60 historical support level. The buyers have already defended this level for three weeks, highlighting their interest in the greenback. Thus, buying USD looks less risky right now.
China considers pilot scheme easing foreign auto companies’ ownership restrictions
In the first half of 2018 China will launch a pilot scheme for the purpose of relaxing restrictions on foreign companies’ ownership of new energy as well as special use vehicles businesses set up within free trade zones, as the foreign ministry informed on Thursday.
In a statement published after a gathering of China President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump the ministry also told it would gradually reduce tariffs for cars.
The promise comes as Tesla intends to build a factory in Shanghai. The given electric car maker is eager to expand its presence in the Chinese ascending electric vehicle market without compromising its intellectual property norms or independence.
China, levying a duty of 25% on imported cars, hasn’t permitted foreign car makers to establish wholly owned factories in the world's number one car market. Rumors say this Asian country is about to enable foreign investors to lift stakes in new electric car companies.
Happy Monday, dear traders! Hope you had a great weekend and you’re ready for the last trading week in 2022! Later this week we’ll announce some exciting news for you, but now let’s look through some interesting news! Today’s events: USA, UK, Hong…
On the H4 timeframe, the US dollar index has formed a bullish falling wedge. At the beginning of the trading session, the price is testing the upper border of this wedge. Thus, in case of a higher-than-expected Core PCE Price Index m/m, the US dollar will skyrocket against other currencies.
S&P Global, a private banking company, will release a monthly change in British Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) on January 24, 11:30 GMT+2. The index is a leading indicator of economic health as businesses react quickly to market conditions, and purchasing managers hold the most current and relevant insight into the company's view of the economy.
The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will publish the US Consumer Price Index (CPI) m/m on January 12 at 15:30 GMT+2. The index measures a change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers.
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