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Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Widens to Six-Month High

The U.S. trade deficit expanded by 3.7% in December as imports climbed to the highest level in more than three years, the Commerce Department said Friday.

February 10, 2012
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Widens in November

The U.S. trade deficit expanded by 10.4% in November as exports declined to a four-month low, the Commerce Department said Friday.

January 13, 2012
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows in October

The U.S. trade deficit narrowed by 1.6% in October, shrinking to its lowest level of the year, the Commerce Department said Friday.

December 9, 2011
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows; Exports Hit Record

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The U.S. trade deficit narrowed by 4% in September as exports climbed to a record high, the Commerce Department said Thursday.

November 10, 2011
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows 13.1%

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The U.S. trade deficit narrowed 13.1% in July to $44.8 billion, a three-month low, as exports rose and oil imports declined, the Commerce Department said Thursday.

September 8, 2011
Business, Fuel, Government

Trade Deficit Expands to $53.1 Billion

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The U.S. trade deficit rose 4.4% in June to $53.1 billion as exports fell by the most in two-and-a-half years, the Commerce Department said Thursday.

August 11, 2011
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Jumps 6%

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The U.S. trade deficit widened by 6% in March, the Commerce Department said Wednesday.

May 11, 2011
Government, Business, Fuel

DeFazio Proposes Limiting Detention Time

Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) has introduced a bill that would require the Department of Transportation to study and establish a maximum number of hours that drivers may be detained at loading docks without being compensated.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
February 22, 2011
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Drops 13% in October

Larry Smith/Trans Pixs

The U.S. trade deficit declined 13% in October as a weaker dollar boosted U.S. exports, the Commerce Department said Friday.

December 10, 2010
Business, Fuel, Government

U.S. Trade Deficit Narrows in September

Kimberly White/Bloomberg News

The U.S. trade deficit narrowed 5.3% in September as a lower dollar boosted exports, the Commerce Department said.

November 10, 2010

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