PESTLE Insights: Macroeconomic Outlook Report - The United States
Services contributed (79.2%) to the gross value added (GVA) in 2016, followed by manufacturing, mining and construction (19.7%). In nominal terms, the overall GVA is expected to grow at a robust pace of 4.8% and 4.4% in 2018 and 2019 respectively.
New York (55), Texas (54), California (53) and Illinois (34) have most of Fortune 500 companies when compared with other states.
Manufacturing, followed by finance and insurance, attracted the most FDI in 2016. FDI inflow jumped 12.3 % in 2016 on account of favorable government policies
The United States ranks tenth as per World Bank's logistics performance index (LPI) in 2016. Trump’s new US$1.0 tn investment plan is expected to boost the country’s infrastructure
Trump’s new US$1.0 tn investment plan is spread across various infrastructure projects ranging from ports, rails, air connectivity and roads. The fund is expected to boost government spending and help ailing infrastructure of the country.
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Macroeconomic Outlook Report identifies the potentials of the country as an investment destination by analyzing the political, economic, social, technological, legal and environmental (PESTLE) structure.
PESTLE Insights provides 360 degree view of the economy which can be used as a strategic tool to understand the market dynamics, business potentials and direction of operations
Along with providing the country’s snapshot, the report captures the risk factors pertaining to the macroeconomic risks, political environment, legal environment, demographic and social structure effectiveness, technology & infrastructure and natural and geographic aspects that might impact business.
This report also highlights key clusters/cities which contribute significantly to the country GDP and population along with major companies’ presence in these areas.