TITLE

Trade Deficit Widens To 7.1%

AUTHOR(S)
Investor's Business Daily
PUB. DATE
August 2015
SOURCE
Investors Business Daily;8/6/2015, pA01
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
10 A strong dollar, growing consumer demand and record high imports pushed the U.S. trade deficit to 7.1% in June. The gap between U.S. exports and imports widened to $43.8 bil from $40.9 bil. Food and car imports reached a new high, pushing total imports up 1.2% to $232.4 bil. Exports dropped 0.1% to $188.6 bil. The U.S. trade deficit with the EU set a record.
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108746322

 

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