There will be problems in the Middle East, and Trump and his alliance with Israel will bring tremendous fluctuation in the oil price. Conflict will persist in the Middle East with Iran, and America will be very involved in it.
In terms of the trade war, Trump’s views concerning China will remain the same regarding the trade restrictions, resulting in a continuous battle in 2020.
China is pro-Brexit; there will be some disruption in Europe. China has underground plans about the geopolitical waters that will upset some of the European deals that are being put in place.
Turkey will be important to China. Turkey will be used as a ‘launching pad’ for Chinese interests in nations close to Turkey. China will provide Turkey with finance to go ahead with their plans.
The relationship between Russia and China will strengthen because of Russia’s natural resources. Some of those resources will be cut off to Germany because of the relation between China and Russia.
A vision was seen of money that flows from China through Ukraine to the South African gold mining industry. This will be great for all three countries. In South Africa, the Cape Town harbour is important to China, with illegal drug trafficking as an aim.