The U.S. Trade Balance
The U.S. trade deficit shrank from $29.2 billion in July to $27.1 billion in August. This reflects a monthly improvement for goods, both exports and imports, in the balance of goods and services.
Suggested citation: "The U.S. Trade Balance," Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, Economic Trends, no. 01-11, pp. 08, 11.01.2001.