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Global GDP Growth Projections - Consensus

The 2018 GDP forecast (3.69%) expectations have moved up and the consensus for 2018 is optimistic. The consensus for 2019 has also moved up but is lower than that of 2018. People are expecting lower growth in 2020.
AUGUST - 2018
DATE TIME ECONOMIC DATA UNIT EXPECTATIONS PREV ACTUAL
  GMT IST     KSHITIJ MARKET    
13-Aug-18 12:00 17:30 IN CPI   4.36 - 4.92 4.17
14-Aug-18 2:00 7:30 CN Retail Sales   - 9.2 9.0 8.8
  2:00 7:30 CN IIP (YoY)   - 6.3 6.0 6.0
  6:30 12:00 IN WPI % 5.64 - 5.77 5.09
  8:30 14:00 UK Unemp % 4.1 4.2 4.2 4.0
  9:00 14:30 EU Ind Prodn (MoM) % -0.06 -0.3 1.3 -0.7
  9:00 14:30 EU GDP % 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.4
  12:00 17:30 IN Trade bal $ Bln -15.36 - -16.60 -18.02
15-Aug-18 8:30 14:00 UK CPI Y/Y % 2.65 2.50 2.42 -
  12:30 18:00 US Retail Sales (MoM) % 0.26 0.40 0.35 -
  13:15 18:45 US Industrial Production % 0.16 0.3 0.56 -
  13:15 18:45 US Capacity Utilization % 77.52 78.3 78.0 -
  20:00 1:30 US TICS (Net foreign purch of long-term Sec) $ Bln 83.43 32.3 45.58 -
16-Aug-18 1:30 7:00 Australia Labour Force K 49.4 15.3 50.90 -
  9:00 14:30 EU Trade Bal EUR Bln - 16.5 16.9 -
  12:30 18:00 US Philifed Index   26.12 22.3 25.70 -
  12:30 18:00 US Housing Starts K 1193 1270 1173 -
17-Aug-18 9:00 14:30 EU CPI (YoY) % - 2.10 1.96 -