Economic Reports Trade Balance

  • Wall Street reacts to Mnuchin

    CNBC's Dominic Chu takes a look at Wall Street's reaction to Treasury Secretary Steve Mnunchin's interview with Becky Quick on "Squawk Box" this morning.

  • Tax reform won't be 'deficit neutral': Pro

    David Gerstenhaber, Argonaut Capital Management, shares his thoughts on comments from Treasury secretary Mnunchin on tax reform.

  • China 'propping currency up, not pushing it down': Pro

    John Rutledge, Safanad CIO, and Leland Miller, China Beige Book International, talk about whether China is manipulating its currency.

  • Treasury's Mnunchin: Committed to fixing Fannie & Freddie

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks about China's currencies, the future of the Export-Import Bank, and housing reform.

  • Kudlow: Love the 100-year bond

    Larry Kudlow, CNBC contributor, and David Walker, Price-Waterhouse Coopers, discuss the key issues discusses in Treasury Secretary Steve Mnunchin's comments on the department's goals. And Richard Bernstein, Richard Bernstein Advisors, weighs in on the August deadline for tax reform.

  • Steven Mnuchin

    In a wide-ranging conversation, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin sits down with "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick to talk about tax reform, growth, border tax issues, the possibility of 100-year bonds and China's currencies.

  • Treasury's Steve Mnuchin: Markets reflective of administrations goals

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin discusses the market's rally, the historically low interest environment, and why he thinks a 50 to 100-year bond is something to seriously talk about.

  • Treasury's Mnuchin: 'Dynamic scoring' very important

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks about implementing a revenue neutral tax plan and how the administration will be measuring growth and stimulate the economy. It's my number one agenda, says Mnuchin.

  • Treasury's Mnuchin: Looking closely at border tax issues

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin addresses the many aspects of the border adjustment tax proposal. We're on the same page with Congress on taxes, says Mnuchin.

  • Treasury's Mnuchin: Three percent growth 'very achievable'

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin talks about the administration's plans to propel growth by curbing regulations and making significant economic changes.

  • Treasury's Steve Mnuchin: We are committed to passing 'significant' tax reform

    Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin sits down with "Squawk Box's" Becky Quick to talk about the administration's plans for tax reform by August.

  • The border tax is a 'really bad idea': Howard Dean

    It will really "screw up our retail," says former Gov. Howard Dean, (D-Vt.), sharing his thoughts on a proposed border adjustment tax and discussing some of the many challenges facing newly-minted Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, with Gov. Jim Gilmore, (R-Va.).

  • *China's January trade balance was+ $51.34 billion (prelim. +$51.35 billion), according to revised data published by China's customs bureau on Thursday. *Customs said China January dollar-denominated import and export growth were +16.7 pct and +7.9 pct, respectively, unchanged from preliminary figures announced February 10.

  • President Donald Trump answers questions during a news conference at the White House.

    If U.S. trade data tells a story, the Trump administration may be looking to change the narrative.

  • BUENOS AIRES, Feb 21- Argentina posted a trade deficit of $106 million in January, narrower than the $177 million trade deficit the country posted in the same month last year, the government's INDEC statistics agency said on Tuesday. Exports totaled $4.2 billion in January, up 9.3 percent from January 2016, while imports rose 7.1 percent to $4.3 billion, INDEC said.

  • President Donald Trump- who says free trade treaties have cost countless thousands of American jobs- wants NAFTA to be renegotiated with a focus on cutting his country's large trade deficit with Mexico. Trump has revealed little about his intentions for NAFTA, which came into force in 1994, except that he wants to tweak the U.S. trading relationship with Canada...

  • NAFTA talk but no action

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports a lot of things have to happen before changes can be made to the North America Free Trade Agreement.

  • Japan's 'disappointing' export figures

    Marcel Thieliant, global economist at Capital Economics, weighs in on the latest trade figures from Japan, which might weaken further.

  • TOKYO, Feb 20- Japan's exports rose 1.3 percent in January from a year earlier, government data showed on Monday, a slowdown from the previous month due to a decline in U.S. exports and the Chinese New Year holidays. The trade balance came to a deficit of 1.09 trillion yen, versus the median estimate for a 636.8 billion yen deficit. To view full tables, go to the website of...

  • President Donald Trump's administration is mulling changes to how it calculates U.S. trade deficits in a way that would likely help bolster political arguments to renegotiate key trade deals, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing people involved in the discussions. Trump has been highly critical of trade deals including the North American Free...