IATA: Brazil’s business sentiment ‘rose sharply’ in Aug-2019; US’ PMI fell to its lowest since 2009

    IATA, in its Sep-2019 Americas regional briefing, reported (30-Sep-2019) Brazil‘s business sentiment rose sharply in Aug-2019 as manufacturers adapted their supply chains to the BRL depreciation. Meanwhile, the US manufacturing PMI fell to its lowest level since 2009, dragged down by weaker exports due to the tariff war with China. [more – original PR]