Plans by a major public healthcare provider to boost spending on healthcare infrastructure will provide upside potential to our forecasts for Costa Rican construction sector growth from 2018, supported by recent progress on the creation of a key USD450mn infrastructure fund.
The acquisition of Atkins by SNC-Lavalin will broaden the latter's services range and geographic footprint, and signals that the anticipated consolidation in the construction space continues to play out.
A recovery in Bakken oil production will increase downside pressure on WTI prices, widening the spread to Brent. Additional barrels from the US Gulf Coast will be exported, heading to the Asian, and to a lesser extent, European markets.
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