Little Change in The General Economy for 2018, Unless. . . Jan 09, 2018 Southwest 2018 Outlook: U.S. economy likely to resemble 2017, but uncertainties remain in place. A lot of uncertainty surrounding U.S. trade outlook Jan 19, 2017 Outlook 2017: Numerous questions regarding trade loom as President Trump takes office, including the fate of both NAFTA and TPP, which are seen as positive for agriculture. Economic outlook hinges on actions of new government Jan 13, 2017 Economic outlook is mixed bag with new administration and an increase in the deficit is likely. Exports also are likely to decline.