Now it's true that exports have fallen off the last couple of months, but it remains to be seen if that continues and reverses the nearly three-year trend of increasing exports.
And no. I do not have a reading problem. Thank you for asking.The U.S. trade deficit unexpectedly increased in June to the highest level since October 2008 as a slump in exports exceeded a decline in shipments from overseas.
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