The international monetary Fund published a report in which it confirmed the forecast for the growth of the global economy in 2017 at 3.5%, and in 2018 – at the level of 3.8%.
At the same time, Fund analysts have lowered the forecast of economic growth in the US in 2017 from 2.3% to 2.1%, and in 2018, from 2.5% to 2.1%.
The reason for the decline is the change in the fiscal policy of the Federal reserve system of the United States for less expansion.
Also was lowered the forecast on growth of the UK economy.
The forecast for the growth rate of the economies of Germany, France, Italy, Spain, Canada and Japan were upgraded.