The spread of the new coronavirus in China could have a negative impact on the US economy in the first quarter of this year.
Additional tariff rates for some goods imported from the United States will be reduced by about $75 billion.
The US national debt of $23 trillion has already exceeded the size of the American economy, which is fraught with future generations a financial burden that is 10 times higher than today's debt burden.
The S&P 500 index has added about 25% since the beginning of the year - by the end of December, it may be the strongest growth since 2013. This was partly due to the US Federal Reserve's monetary easing, hopes for which helped the market recover from a 20% collapse in Q4 2018, as well as expectations of progress in the Washington and Beijing
German carmaker Daimler AG, which recently announced plans to abandon gasoline engines, withdraws about 745 thousand Mercedes-Benz cars from the U.S. market, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said.
The United States has been blocking the appointment of new judges to the Court of Appeal of the World Trade Organization for years, which led to the deepest crisis in the organization over its 25-year history, the Swiss television channel SRF notes.
US corporate debt over the past ten years has increased to 47 percent of GDP. Currently, its total amount is 10 trillion dollars.