US trade deficit falls 8.2% to $43.1 billion in November


Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press

via The Detroit News - Jan. 7, 2020


Washington The U.S. trade deficit fell in November to the lowest level in more than three years as U.S. exports rose while imports declined, putting the country on track to see the first annual decline in the trade deficit in six years.


The Commerce Department said Tuesday that the gap between what America sells and what it buys abroad narrowed by 8.2% in November to $43.1 billion, the smallest deficit since October 2016...