TITLE

January Trade Deficit Up 5.3% to Record $68.5B

AUTHOR(S)
Ackerman, Andrew
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/10/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32336, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the trade deficit of the United States has risen in January 2006. The deficit recorded a 5.3 percent increase or $3.4 billion. The Commerce Department reported that the month's goods and services deficit came as exports increased by 2.5 percent or $2.8 billion. Imports also rose by 3.5 percent or $6.2 billion.
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