The nation’s international trade deficit in goods and services increased to $54.0 billion in September from $53.3 billion in August (revised), as imports increased more than exports.
September 2018: 54.0° $ billion
August 2018 (r): 53.3° $ billion
The nation’s international trade deficit in goods and services increased to $53.2 billion in August from $50.0 billion in July (revised), as exports decreased and imports increased.
August 2018: 53.2° $ billion
July 2018 (r): 50.0° $ billion
The nation’s international trade deficit in goods and services increased to $50.1 billion in July from $45.7 billion in June (revised), as exports decreased and imports increased.
July 2018: 50.1° $ billion
June 2018 (r): 45.7° $ billion
Businesses, whether currently impacted by the status of the nation’s trade war or not, should be keeping an eye on the evolving tariffs situation between the U.S. and other countries.
Local and national trade experts say that Foreign Trade Zones can be a tool for local companies to utilize in global business, but whether it can aid in the national tariff situation is a more complex issue.
The nation’s international trade deficit in goods and services increased to $46.3 billion in June from $43.2 billion in May (revised), as exports decreased and imports increased.
N.C. Ports’ container business has grown 61 percent, year over year to date, according to Paul Cozza, executive director of N.C. Ports.
To keep up with that growth, Cozza said port officials are looking into additional projects, including deepening the Cape Fear River and upgrading its container yard. The projects were part of the updates Cozza shared at a luncheon Friday hosted by the N.C. Foreign Trade Promotion Council.
Local leaders in business and economic development said connectivity between multiple organizations is a key asset to the region’s continued growth.
PRESS RELEASE — April 5, 2018 The Foreign Trade Promotion Council (FTPC) announced today that H. Charles Craft III, a partner with RSM US LLP(http://rsmus.com/) (“RSM”) is a new board member. RSM US LLP is the nation’s leading provider of audit, tax and consulting...
Are you a current agricultural exporter or interested in learning more about exporting? The 2018 NC Ag Export Seminar is your opportunity to network with industry professionals experienced in trade finance, logistics, documentation, international market research and...