World Output is expected to increase by 3.4 percent in 2014. This follows a 3.0 percent expansion in 2013. Growth is anticipated from the United States, Canada and theUnited Kingdom. While Asian and Emerging and Developing Economies continue to register relatively robust economic growth; the rate of this growth has been falling over the past years. Growth in the Euro Area is anticipated to be positive; finally moving outof negative territory, with Germany, Ireland and Portugal leading the way.