Trade War Risks are escalating: but a negotiated solution remains most likely

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The threat of a full-blown trade war has escalated in the last few weeks with the G7 Meeting ending in disarray over US Tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium from its allies and more importantly President Trump threatening Tariffs on (so far at least) $US450bn of imports from China, and China are threatening to retaliate.  Our base case remains that a negotiated solution will ultimately be reached, but the pain threshold in the US is clearly higher than initially thought and the risks have increased……

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