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Wed Nov 6, 2019, 08:00 PM

Trump Vowed to Shrink the Trade Gap. It Keeps Growing.

WASHINGTON — The overall United States trade deficit continued to widen in the first nine months of 2019, data released Tuesday morning show, defying a Trump administration plan to try to shrink the figure by renegotiating trade agreements.
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The trade deficit for both goods and services grew to $481.3 billion in the first three quarters of the year, up 5.4 percent from the same period last year, according to data released by the Commerce Department. Total American exports fell by $7 billion from the previous year, while imports grew by $17.8 billion.

The trade deficit in goods for the first nine months also widened slightly from the previous year, as exports of American products fell by more than imports.

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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 03:42 AM

1. trump's vows are meaningless

ask ivana.

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Thu Nov 7, 2019, 10:36 AM

2. Trump vowed to stop China and Canada from fucking us

That's what I care about

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