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October Rise in Manufactured Exports Hints at What's Possible with a Change in Trade Policy


Exports of U.S. manufactured goods rose by $3.5 billion in November to a record level of $115.4 billion.  Unfortunately, imports of manufactured goods offset much of that increase, rising $1.8 billion.  239 more words


December 5, 2014

Stocks gapped up at the open on a better than expected jobs report. The Dow and SPX are up 56 pts & .17%, respectively. The VIX Index is down under 12. 421 more words

Trade Deficit in Manufactured Goods Soars to New Record in September


As announced by the Bureau of Economic Analysis this morning, the overall trade deficit rose by $3.0 billion to $43.0 billion in September, driven entirely by a steep rise in the deficit in manufactured goods – which rose by $3.9 billion to $52.1 billion – a new record.   414 more words