Research firm Rhodium Group estimates that in the first five months of this year Chinese acquisitions and investments into America amounted to just $1.8 billion, off 92 per cent since this time last year, CNBC reports. If one also includes divestments a net $7.8 billion has in fact been withdrawn. This follows a significant drop in the second half of 2017 from a peak inflow of over $25 billion in the second half of 2016.
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