Emerging-Market Economies Brace for Coronavirus Hit

MEXICO CITY—After slamming formulated economies in Asia, Europe and North America, the coronavirus pandemic is coming for economies throughout the acquiring world.

Economic output in rising marketplaces is forecast to fall one.5% this yr, the first decrease considering the fact that responsible records commenced in 1951, in accordance to study firm Cash Economics. In Mexico, the U.S.’s greatest trading spouse, the overall economy could deal by up to eight%, its steepest decrease considering the fact that the Terrific Depression, Financial institution of America Corp. has believed.