Economic Reports Trade Balance

More

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- World equity indexes dropped on Monday as disappointing trade data in world No. 2 economy China stoked concerns over weakening global growth, while oil prices extended losses for a fourth day. Data showed China's October exports fell for a fourth month, while imports also dropped, leaving it with a record high trade surplus of $61.64 billion.

  • *China Oct. trade surplus at record high. Nov 9- The S&P 500 index suffered its worst loss in six weeks on Monday as Wall Street braced for an interest-rate hike and fretted about weak Chinese trade data. "There are short-term myopic concerns about a Fed rate hike," said Jake Dollarhide, chief executive officer of Longbow Asset Management in Tulsa.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- World equity indexes dropped on Monday as disappointing trade data in world No. 2 economy China stoked concerns over weakening global growth, while oil prices slipped. Data showed China's October exports fell for a fourth month, while imports also dropped, leaving the nation with a record high trade surplus of $61.64 billion.

  • *China Oct. trade surplus at record high. They also now face renewed fears of a slowdown in China, a key market for many companies, as they head into the crucial holiday shopping season. China, one of the United States' biggest trade partners, ended October with a record high trade surplus, with both exports and imports falling.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 9- World equity indexes dropped on Monday as disappointing trade data in world No. 2 economy China stoked concerns over weakening global growth, while oil prices slipped. Data showed China's October exports fell for a fourth month, while imports also dropped, leaving the nation with a record high trade surplus of $61.64 billion.

  • *China Oct. trade surplus at record high. *Priceline drops after weak profit forecast. Data from China, one of the one of the U.S.' s biggest trade partners, showed a fall in exports and imports in October left it with a record high trade surplus.

  • Nov 9- U.S. stock index futures were slightly lower on Monday after weak Chinese trade data for October rekindled concerns about slowing global economic growth. *Data showed China's October exports fell 6.9 percent, down for a fourth month, while imports slipped 18.8 percent, leaving the country with a record high trade surplus of $61.64 billion.

  • BERLIN, Nov 9- German exports and imports bounced back in September after plunging in the prior month but failed to assuage concerns that a slowdown in emerging markets will leave its mark on Europe's largest economy. The data nudged the trade surplus for September down to 19.4 billion euros from 19.6 billion in the previous month. Strong demand from the United...

  • China's trade swoons in October, stokes new fear Saturday, 7 Nov 2015 | 11:19 PM ET
    A worker polishes steel coils at a factory of Dongbei Special Steel Group in Dalian, China.

    China's trade figures missed expectations by a wide margin in October, reinforcing views Beijing will need to do more to stimulate demand.

  • BEIJING, Nov 8- China's October trade disappointed analyst expectations, with exports falling 6.9 percent from a year earlier, while imports fell by 18.8 percent. That left the country with a trade surplus of $61.64 billion for the month, a record high, the General Administration of Customs said on Sunday. Analysts polled by Reuters had expected exports to fall by...

  • BEIJING, Nov 8- China's October exports fell 3.6 percent from a year earlier in yuan-denominated terms, while imports continued their losing streak for a 12th consecutive month by falling 16 percent, signaling weak demand from both home and abroad may continue to the end of this year. That left the country with a trade surplus of 393.22 billion yuan for the month,...

  • *Trade deficit narrows to $40.8 billion in September. WASHINGTON, Nov 4- U.S. private employers maintained a steady pace of hiring in October and a jump in new orders buoyed activity in the services sector, suggesting the economy was strong enough to support an interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve in December. "You have a set of data thus far that tells the Fed...

  • *Trade deficit narrows to $40.8 billion in September. WASHINGTON, Nov 4- U.S. private employers maintained a steady pace of hiring in October and the trade deficit hit a seven-month low in September as exports rebounded, suggesting the economy was strong enough to support an interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve in December. "The private sector continues to...

  • OTTAWA, Nov 4- Canada's trade deficit narrowed more than expected in September, helped by a modest pick up in exports including consumer goods and energy products, data from Statistics Canada showed on Wednesday. Exports to the United States, Canada's largest trading partner, edged down 0.3 percent. But exports to countries other than Canada's neighbor to the...

  • U.S. September trade deficit smallest in seven months Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 | 8:31 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Nov 4- The U.S. trade deficit narrowed sharply in September to its lowest level in seven months as exports rebounded, a tentative sign that the worst of the drag from a stronger dollar may be over. The Commerce Department said on Wednesday the trade gap fell 15 percent to $40.8 billion, the smallest deficit since February. The drop in the trade deficit...

  • September trade deficit $40.8B Wednesday, 4 Nov 2015 | 8:30 AM ET
    September trade deficit $40.8B

    I don't suspect this is going to move the markets, says CNBC's Rick Santelli reporting the latest trade deficit numbers.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 23- Malaysia forecast on Friday that its current account surplus would be more than halved to 11.3 billion ringgit in 2016, extending a negative trend that has been a key factor behind the ringgit's 17 percent fall this year. More positively, the report predicted economic growth of 4.0 to 5.0 percent next year- barely changed from the 4.5-5.0...

  • Would the UK be better off outside the EU? Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 | 2:45 AM ET
    Would the UK be better off outside the EU?

    Ana Boata, European economist at Euler Hermes, thinks the U.K. leaving the European Union would lead to new tariffs on trade, leading to large export losses.

  • Sharp September slowdown in Japan's export growth Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 9:47 PM ET

    Japan's exports rose 0.6 percent in September from a year earlier, much slower than the prior month's gains.

  • India's weak exports aren't a problem: JPMorgan Thursday, 15 Oct 2015 | 6:36 PM ET
    India's weak exports aren't a problem: JPMorgan

    Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management, says India's weak trade data is in line with the regional trend, and exports are but a fraction of its economy.