June Trade Deficit Up to Record S55.8B
- Surplus up in Japan. Skeffington, Robert // BRW;4/1/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 12, p81
Reports that Japan's monthly trade surplus rose by 51 per cent in February 2004. Attribution of the result to an increase in machinery and electrical exports. Increase in Japan's trade surplus with the U.S.
- China Export Move Could Impact Trade Surplus. Clark, Evan; McLaughlin, Kathleen E. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/28/2007, Vol. 194 Issue 43, p2
The article reports on the decision by the Chinese government to require export deposits for labor-intensive and low-cost products. China's recent decision to curb exports of labor-intensive, low-cost products including garments, plastics and certain types of yarns by requiring export deposits...
- U.S. rubber deficit climbs 14% in April. // Rubber & Plastics News;10/20/2008, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p6
The article reports that the U.S. rubber product trade deficit rose to $717.6 million in April 2008. Exports climbed 12.2 percent to $2.49 billion, and imports gained 7.8 percent to $5.02 billion. Through four months of 2008, the rubber product trade deficit was up 3.8 percent from the like...
- INTERNATIONAL STATISTICS: U.S. INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES. // Economic Indicators;Aug2005, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p34
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- What Will the Next Export Boom Look Like? Kei-Mu Yi // Business Review (Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia);2006 Fourth Quarter, p19
This article examines the nature of the last export boom in the U.S., which happened in the late 1980s. It documents whether the increase in exports was accompanied by an increase in the number of export markets, export industries or exporting companies and factories. It predicts that the...
- Sound But Slipping. // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor;Mar2006, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p4
Presents an outlook for the import and export sector in Argentina in 2006. Market performance of the Argentine external sector in 2005; Factors that influence import and export market; Impact of import expansion on trade surplus.
- Trade Account To Remain In Deficit. // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor;Jun2007, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p8
The article provides an economic outlook for Uruguay through 2008. According to local media sources, Uruguayan exports hit record levels in the first four months of 2007. The strong export performance during the period has been attributed to the exports of traditional goods, and in particular...
- Trade Deficit To Narrow. // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor;Nov2006, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p4
The article focuses on the trade deficit of Guyana. Guyana's trade deficit growth slowed down from a 60.1% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2005 to 12.8% year-over-year in the first quarter of 2006. Imports reached a total of US$195 million while imports only grossed US$125.3. A...
- TRADE AND CONSEQUENCES. Mintzer, Irving; Leonard, Amber // World Watch;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p23
The article focuses on globalization of trade and its unwelcome and unexpected consequences. Walk into any Wal-Mart, Target, or Sears store in the United States, pick out a selection of goods from the shelves, and look at the manufacturer's label. Chances are that more than 75 percent of the...