Business, Fuel, Government

Trade Gap Shrinks More Than Forecast as US Oil Imports Dry Up

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The trade deficit narrowed in November as U.S. petroleum imports sank to the lowest level in more than five years.

Michelle Jamrisko | Bloomberg News
January 7, 2015
Business, Fuel, Government

Trade Gap Little Changed as Imports, Exports Increase

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

The trade deficit was little changed in October as an improving U.S. economy caused imports to climb to a record while exports also rose.

December 5, 2014
Business

Nafta Trade Rises 8.2%

U.S. trade with Canada and Mexico rose 8.2% in September to $102.2 billion from a year ago, the Department of Transportation reported Nov. 25.

November 25, 2014
Business, Fuel, Government

Trade Deficit Widens to Four-Month High as Exports Decline

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

The trade deficit in the U.S. widened in September as exports cooled from a record, highlighting how weakening global growth will affect the world’s largest economy.

November 4, 2014
Business, Fuel, Government

Trade Gap Narrows in August on Record Exports

Rich Clement/Bloomberg News

The trade deficit in the U.S. shrank in August to the lowest level in seven months as exports edged up to a record.

October 3, 2014
Business

US-Nafta Trade Up 5.4% in May

Sam Hodgson/Bloomberg

U.S.-Nafta trade in May increased 5.4% over the same period a year ago, aided by continued reliance on trucking, according to TransBorder Freight Data released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation.

July 24, 2014
Business

Nafta Surface Trade Rises 1.2% in April

Sam Hodgson/Bloomberg News

U.S. trade with Canada and Mexico rose 1.2% in April to $100.1 billion from the same month last year, the Department of Transportation reported June 26.

June 26, 2014
Business

Trade Gap Widest in Two Years

Port of Tacoma

The trade deficit ballooned in April to the widest in two years as Americans bought record amounts of consumer goods, business equipment and automobiles from abroad.

June 4, 2014
Business

Descartes Acquires Trade-Data Provider

Descartes Systems Group said it has acquired trade-data company Customs Info LLC in a deal valued at about $41.5 million.

June 2, 2014
Business, Fuel, Government

Trade Gap Shrinks in March by 3.6% to $40.4 Billion

Ariana Lindquist/Bloomberg News

The trade deficit narrowed in March by 3.6% to $40.4 billion from the prior month’s $41.9 billion, the Commerce Department reported.

May 6, 2014

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