External Sector: Recent Developments

November 2011
United States Country Monitor;Nov2011, p15
Country Report
The article discusses the economic developments of the external sector in the U.S. It says that the international trade deficit of the country has remained in its steady position in August 2011 as exports and imports experienced strong shifts within its subcategories due to the sharp pullback of automotive exports. It mentions that the decline in the consumer goods imports has indicated the weaker domestic spending in the country.


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