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The US Census Bureau and the US Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $47.1 billion in February, up $1.2 billion from $45.9 billion in January, revised. February exports were $178.1 billion, $1.8 billion more than January exports. February imports were $225.1 billion, $3.0 […]
According to the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI), in the week ending March 26, 2016, US domestic raw steel production was 1,675,000 net tons while the capability utilization rate was 71.6 percent. Production was 1,601,000 net tons in the week ending March 26, 2015 while the capability utilization then was 67.7 percent. The current […]
In January this year, foreign direct investment (FDI) in China amounted to $14.07 billion, up 3.2 percent year on year, as announced by China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOC). In the given month, FDI by the US, the EU and Japan in China increased by 463.6 percent, 30.9 percent and 22.8 percent year on year, respectively.