Signs point to declining legitimacy of the Communist Party of China, but uncertainty remains on how it will play out.
Pump companies should maintain strategic flexibility during this time.
U.S. pump manufacturers likely unaffected by Brexit, except that the future trading environment remains unclear.
Long-term economic unrest from Brexit and Donald Trump’s election has not come to fruition, but some factors could cause concern.
Many of these factors relate to the ongoing instability in various parts of Europe, but in today’s interconnected global economy, innumerable current events and trends can impact the marketplace.