Friday, December 05, 2014

Tweet

[IWS] BEA: U.S. INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES October 2014 [5 December 2014]

IWS Documented News Service

_______________________________

Institute for Workplace Studies----------------- Professor Samuel B. Bacharach

School of Industrial & Labor Relations-------- Director, Institute for Workplace Studies

Cornell University

16 East 34th Street, 4th floor---------------------- Stuart Basefsky

New York, NY 10016 -------------------------------Director, IWS News Bureau

________________________________________________________________________

 

This service is supported, in part, by donations. Please consider making a donation by following the instructions at http://www.ilr.cornell.edu/iws/news-bureau/support.html

 

U.S. INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES  October 2014 [5 December 2014]

http://www.bea.gov/newsreleases/international/trade/2014/trad1014.htm

or

http://www.bea.gov/newsreleases/international/trade/2014/pdf/trad1014.pdf

[full-text, 55 pages]

and

Highlights

http://www.bea.gov/newsreleases/international/trade/2014/pdf/trad1014_fax.pdf

 

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce,

announced today that the goods and services deficit was $43.4 billion in October, down $0.2 billion

from $43.6 billion in September, revised. October exports were $197.5 billion, $2.3 billion more

than September exports. October imports were $241.0 billion, $2.1 billion more than September imports.

 

The October decrease in the goods and services deficit reflected a decrease in the goods deficit

of less than $0.1 billion to $62.7 billion and an increase in the services surplus of $0.1 billion

to $19.2 billion.

 

Year-to-date, the goods and services deficit increased $20.5 billion, or 5.1 percent, from the

same period in 2013. Exports increased $57.8 billion or 3.1 percent. Imports increased $78.3 billion

or 3.4 percent.

 

Goods and Services Three-Month Moving Averages (Exhibit 2)

 

The average goods and services deficit increased $0.9 billion to $42.4 billion for the three months

ending in October.

 

   * Average exports of goods and services decreased $0.2 billion to $197.2 billion in October.

   * Average imports of goods and services increased $0.7 billion to $239.5 billion in October.

 

Year-over-year, the average goods and services deficit increased $2.1 billion from the three months

ending in October 2013.

 

   * Average exports of goods and services increased $5.6 billion from October 2013.

   * Average imports of goods and services increased $7.6 billion from October 2013.

 

AND MUCH MORE...including TABLES...

________________________________________________________________________

This information is provided to subscribers, friends, faculty, students and alumni of the School of Industrial & Labor Relations (ILR). It is a service of the Institute for Workplace Studies (IWS) in New York City. Stuart Basefsky is responsible for the selection of the contents which is intended to keep researchers, companies, workers, and governments aware of the latest information related to ILR disciplines as it becomes available for the purposes of research, understanding and debate. The content does not reflect the opinions or positions of Cornell University, the School of Industrial & Labor Relations, or that of Mr. Basefsky and should not be construed as such. The service is unique in that it provides the original source documentation, via links, behind the news and research of the day. Use of the information provided is unrestricted. However, it is requested that users acknowledge that the information was found via the IWS Documented News Service.

 




Links to this post:

Create a Link



<< Home

This page is powered by Blogger. Isn't yours?