Caixin
BUSINESS & TECH

Trade War Worries Set Commodity Prices Tumbling

Trade tensions between China and the U.S. are damaging confidence in global trade, analysts say. Photo: VCG
Trade tensions between China and the U.S. are damaging confidence in global trade, analysts say. Photo: VCG

*Tariffs imposed in the Sino-U.S. trade war have had a knock-on effect on metals prices, and analysts expect they could also impact energy commodities and agricultural products

*If the conflict drags on, this could create opportunities for other countries, which will see their competitiveness rise

(Beijing) — Trade tensions between China and the U.S. are damaging confidence in global trade, even as analysts see opportunities to develop new ways to source commodities emerging from the chaos.

ladingImg
You've accessed an article available only to subscribers
Try 4 weeks for $0.99
SUBSCRIBE
Share this article
Open WeChat and scan the QR code
Copyright © 2017 Caixin Global Limited. All Rights Reserved.