TITLE

U.S. Posts Record $224.9B Q4 Current Account Deficit

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/15/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32339, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the fourth-quarter current account deficit for 2005 has increased to 224.9 billion dollars in the U.S. The deficit represents 7 percent of the gross domestic product of the country. The fourth-quarter deficit was influenced by an increase in net unilateral current transfers and in deficits on goods.
ACCESSION #
20203717

 

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