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U.S. trade deficit fell, exports surged in May

The U.S. Commerce Department announced Wednesday that the economy’s trade deficit dropped 3.8 per cent in May as exports slightly improved and cost of crude oil imports continue to slide. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

UK trade gap rises

The United Kingdom saw its trade deficit widen in April to its second largest gap on record. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. trade deficit widens as imports hit hig

The U.S. trade deficit surged to the widest imbalance in more than three years in January as imports hit an all-time high, the Commerce Department reported Friday. Economists forecast the deficit in 2012 will widen from last year’s $ 560 billion imbalance, thanks in part to the ongoing economic woes in Europe. Article © AHN […]