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  • *Trade surplus $35.9 bln vs forecast of $22.6 bln. BEIJING, June 8- China's exports gained steam in May due to the global economic recovery, data showed on Sunday, but an unexpected fall in imports could signal weaker domestic demand.

  • BEIJING, June 8- China's imports fell 1.6 percent in May from a year earlier, while exports rose 7 percent, producing a monthly trade surplus of $35.9 billion, the General Administration of Customs said on Sunday.

  • BANGALORE, June 6- The Indian rupee will only make scant gains in the next 12 months as the economy remains weak, although optimism around a new government and a narrowing current account deficit will underpin the currency, a Reuters poll found.

  • German exports surge in April, widening surplus Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 2:08 AM ET

    BERLIN, June 6- German exports rose at their strongest pace in nearly two years in April, widening the trade surplus in Europe's largest economy, data showed on Friday. Figures from the Federal Statistics Office showed seasonally-adjusted exports climbed by 3.0 percent on the month, the biggest increase since May 2012, while imports edged up 0.1 percent.

  • *Private sector adds 179,000 jobs in May. WASHINGTON, June 4- U.S. companies hired far fewer workers than expected last month, while the country's trade deficit hit its widest point in two years in April, suggesting trade remained a drag on economic growth this quarter.

  • U.S. trade deficit widens to two-year high in April Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, June 4- The U.S. trade deficit widened to its highest level in two years in April as imports hit a record high, suggesting trade could be a drag on second-quarter growth. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday the trade gap increased 6.9 percent to $47.2 billion.

  • *March C/A balance +116.4 bln yen vs f'cast +305.0 bln yen. TOKYO, May 12- Japan posted a much lower-than-expected current account surplus in March on weak demand for exports and rising imports, reinforcing recent signs that the recovery in the world's third-biggest economy is being hampered by slow shipments.

  • *Trade surplus slips to 14.8 billion euros. BERLIN, May 9- German exports posted their biggest fall in nearly a year in March and imports also dipped as the crisis in Ukraine and a slowdown in China weighed, narrowing the trade surplus and confirming trade was a drag on growth at the start of 2014..

  • BERLIN, May 9- German exports posted their biggest fall in nearly a year in March and imports also fell, narrowing the trade surplus in Europe's largest economy and confirming that trade was a drag on growth at the start of 2014..

  • BANGALORE, May 8- The Chinese yuan will reverse its recent weakening trend and strengthen over the next year due to the country's large trade surplus, while the Indian rupee will likely dip a little, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday.

  • *China's crude oil imports jump 22 pct to record in April. *China's April trade surplus higher than expected as exports rise. "People have been bearish on China, so if we have any good news out of China it should at least provide some support," said Tony Nunan, oil risk manager at Mitsubishi Corp in Tokyo.

  • *China's crude oil imports jump 22 percent in April on-month. *China's April trade surplus higher than expected. "People have been bearish on China, so if we have any good news out of China it should at least provide some support," said Tony Nunan, oil risk manager at Mitsubishi Corp in Tokyo.

  • WASHINGTON, May 6- The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in March as exports rebounded, but the improvement was probably not enough to prevent the government from revising down its estimate of first-quarter growth to show a contraction.

  • OTTAWA, May 6- Canada's trade surplus plummeted to just C $79 million in March from C $847 million in February as the long-suffering export sector showed little sign of permanent recovery. Since the end of the recession, Canada's exporters have struggled with weak markets and a stronger Canadian dollar.

  • WASHINGTON, May 6- The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in March as exports rebounded, but the improvement was probably not enough to help first-quarter growth. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday the trade gap fell 3.6 percent to $40.4 billion. February's deficit was revised to $41.9 billion from a previously reported $42.3 billion.

  • WASHINGTON, May 6- The U.S. trade deficit narrowed in March as exports rebounded, but the improvement was probably not enough to help first-quarter growth. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday the trade gap fell 3.6 percent to $40.4 billion. February's deficit was revised to $41.9 billion from a previously reported $42.3 billion.

  • *Netflix jumps 6.8 pct in after-hours trade. *Fears about Ukraine persist in wake of fresh violence. NEW YORK, April 21- U.S. stocks rose on Monday, building on last week's rally as investors continued to digest corporate results, while the dollar reached a two-week high against the yen after Japan posted a record trade deficit.

  • *Japan logs largest-ever trade deficit; dollar rises vs yen. NEW YORK, April 21- U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday as investors found little reason to push up prices after last week's rally, while the dollar reached a two-week high against the yen after Japan posted a record trade deficit.

  • *Japan posts record trade deficit, hits yen. *Unrest in Ukraine likely to limit safe-haven yen's losses. NEW YORK, April 21- The dollar rose to a two-week high against the yen on Monday after Japan posted a record trade deficit in the fiscal year ended in March, though tensions in Ukraine were likely to limit losses on the safe-haven Japanese currency.

  • *Japan logs largest-ever trade deficit, nudges up dollar/yen. TOKYO, April 21- Asian stock markets were subdued on Monday, as tensions in Ukraine kept investors cautious amid an absence of catalysts as several markets remained closed for the Easter holiday. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inched down 0.1 percent.