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[IWS] BEA: U.S. INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES November 2012 [11 January 2013]
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Institute for Workplace Studies----------------- Professor Samuel B. Bacharach
School of Industrial & Labor Relations-------- Director, Institute for Workplace Studies
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U.S. INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES November 2012 [11 January 2013]
[full-text, 50 pages]
Goods and Services
The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce,
announced today that total November exports of $182.6 billion and imports of $231.3 billion resulted
in a goods and services deficit of $48.7 billion, up from $42.1 billion in October, revised.
November exports were $1.7 billion more than October exports of $180.8 billion. November imports
were $8.4 billion more than October imports of $222.9 billion.
In November, the goods deficit increased $6.6 billion from October to $65.7 billion, and the
services surplus was virtually unchanged from October at $17.0 billion. Exports of goods increased
$1.6 billion to $129.3 billion, and imports of goods increased $8.2 billion to $195.0 billion.
Exports of services increased $0.1 billion to $53.2 billion, and imports of services increased $0.2
billion to $36.3 billion.
The goods and services deficit decreased $0.1 billion from November 2011 to November 2012. Exports
were up $5.8 billion, or 3.3 percent, and imports were up $5.7 billion, or 2.5 percent.
AND MUCH MORE...including TABLES....
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