Each year, the US head of a speech to the Congress "in the US position." It is no secret that Donald Trump always comes with loud speeches and any constructive proposals should not have expected from him.
This presentation focused on the achievements of the team of the White House, both in domestic and foreign policy. He stressed that during the term of the Board of the United States show good results, which can be traced everywhere. And the labor market, and tax, namely the provision of benefits, also did not forget to mention the increase in oil and natural gas. But it is very important to many questions, and there are not voiced.
Of course, many are interested in the further actions of the President on the construction of the separation wall between the US and Mexico. This question has led to a record suspension of operation of the federal government - to 35 days, resulted in a significant budget deficit. At the moment the work is restored, but the 15th of this month, it could once again be put on hold if the funds in the amount of 5.7 billion US dollars have been allocated.
Notably, Trump has not entered a state of emergency on the border with Mexico, although this option, many regarded as the key to the president's actions, only to get his way on this issue. Now only remains to guess what methods it will seek to allocate funds for the construction of the wall.
Trump also said that the US and China are engaged in a dialogue about the bargain, and he hopes that China representative will go to any lengths to the contract was concluded. If it is not, he is willing to have 2 March to impose tariffs on goods of the country amount to 200 billion US dollars.
That is, in fact, the president said nothing new and has not cleared, against this background, his performance was not reflected in the markets.
Andrew Kemp WELTRADE