19.08Speculators from Dun & Bradstreet have lowered their Global growth projections by 0.2%. The firm confirms that the data even though lower show disparities between the regions. As some regions are showing more positive economic activity and others are showing a decline. The areas with most activity are North American and Asia – Pacific. North America presently has a growth factor of 2.0% which is an increase of 0.1% of the projected growth factor. Despite the slowdown in China the Asia Pacific area has increased their projections by 0.3% to 4.9%. In comparison all other regions have had their future projections diminished.