U.S. government refrains from calling China a currency manipulator
U.S. government refrains from calling China a currency manipulator
JACQUELYN MARTIN APTreasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin right says the president respects the central bank's independence
19 October, 2018, 21:54
"My biggest threat is the Fed", Trump said Tuesday.
Randal Quarles, who rarely discusses monetary policy, painted a somewhat more optimistic picture than his colleagues on the economy's longer-term capacity and said he favoured a bit more dovish path than most others in the USA central banking system.
In putting Beijing and five other US trading partners on notice, the Treasury again refrained from escalating a fight over China's currency as US President Donald Trump had once pledged to do on the campaign trail.
Every policymaker backed the Fed's September rate increase, according to the minutes of the Sept. 25-26 meeting, published Wednesday.
As well as making life more hard for U.S. exporters, a stronger greenback also raises the borrowing costs of many heavily-indebted emerging market economies, such as those in Latin America which have high levels of dollar-denominated borrowing.
USA stock prices recovered some earlier losses but were still down for the day following the minutes.
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Though the minutes did not refer to any of Trump's criticism, its message of further rate increases suggests that policymakers are not fazed by it.
According to the minutes: "A few participants expected that policy would need to become modestly restrictive for a time and a number judged that it would be necessary to temporarily raise the federal funds rate above their assessments of its longer-run level".
Onshore yuan, traded in China, fell by as much as 0.07 per cent to touch a fresh 21-month low on Friday before rebounding 0.05 per cent Thursday's close to stand at 6.9338 against the dollar.
They also noted that some businesses said they were investing less in the energy sector due to the imposition of import tariffs on steel and aluminum, part of an array of trade policy conflicts the Trump administration has pursued. Raising rates is the Fed's way of lowering the risk of runaway inflation, which happens when competition for labor and a shortage of goods in a fast-growing economy leads to big increases in wages and prices.
Last week, Trump called the Fed "loco" and "too aggressive" for its commitment to cooling the economy, and blamed the central bank for the more than 1,000-point drop in the Dow Jones industrial average last week.
The minutes showed that "almost all" policymakers agreed it was time to stop saying they were stimulating the economy.
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