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Economic Reports Trade Balance

  • *China revised Sept dollar-denominated exports +8.1 percent y/y (prelim +8.1 percent y/y). *China revised Sept dollar-denominated imports +18.6 percent y/y (prelim +18.7 y/y). *China revised Sept trade balance+ $28.61 billion (prelim$ +28.47 billion) (Reporting by Beijing Monitoring Desk; Editing by Sam Holmes).

  • TOKYO, Oct 19- Japan's exports rose 14.1 percent in September from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance data showed on Thursday, slowing from an 18.1 percent rise in the previous month in a sign of a temporary slowdown in overseas demand. The trade balance came to a surplus of 670.2 billion yen, versus the median estimate of a 559.8 billion yen surplus.

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  • *Taiwan still has material current account surplus with U.S. *Treasury urges Taiwan to increase FX transparency. Treasury currency report, released on Tuesday, said Taiwan was removed from its currency "monitoring list" because it had continued to reduce the scale of its foreign exchange interventions since the April 2017 report.

  • September import prices up 0.7%, export up 0.8%

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest data on trade prices.

  • Donald Trump

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the fourth round of trade negotiations between the United States, Canada and Mexico on the North America Free Trade Agreement.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 16- U.S. officials expressed interest toward a bilateral free-trade agreement with Japan and narrowing the U.S. trade deficit in a bilateral economic dialogue held on Monday, a senior Japanese government official said. The two countries, who were holding the second round of such talks, decided to continue discussions on what trade framework...

  • President Donald Trump speaks about Iran and the Iran nuclear deal in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 13, 2017.

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports it will likely be a busy week in Washington as political leaders meet to discuss tax reform, health care subsidies and trade.

  • Three sources briefed on the protectionist U.S. proposal, which is in line with President Donald Trump's goal of shrinking a trade deficit with Mexico and stemming the loss of U.S. manufacturing jobs, said it also seeks sharply higher North American automotive content overall. "There's no question there are some difficult proposals," Baker told reporters at...

  • President Donald Trump's goal of shrinking a trade deficit with Mexico and stemming the loss of U.S. manufacturing jobs, said it also seeks sharply higher North American automotive content overall. The proposal was made during contentious talks in Washington, in the fourth of seven planned rounds of negotiations to overhaul the treaty.

  • President Donald Trump's goal of shrinking a trade deficit with Mexico and stemming the loss of U.S. manufacturing jobs, said it also seeks sharply higher North American automotive content overall. The proposal was made during contentious talks in Washington, in the fourth of seven planned rounds of negotiations to overhaul the treaty.

  • TOKYO, Oct 13- Japan's exports likely grew for a tenth straight month in September buoyed by upbeat demand from overseas, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, underscoring a steady economic recovery. As a result, Japan likely posted trade surplus of 559.8 billion yen in September, which would be the fourth straight month in the black. "Exports continue to be upbeat,...

  • In that time he has withdrawn the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, threatened to withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement and chided Germany for its huge trade surplus. Last month Paris and Rome said they will explore the creation of a Franco-Italian naval defence group, merging French military shipyards company Naval Group...

  • BEIJING, Oct 13- China's trade surplus with the United States in September rose to $28.08 billion versus $26.23 billion last month, Chinese customs data on Friday showed. The surplus was the highest ever with the U.S. for any single month, based on Reuters calculations based on official data going back to 2008.. China's Jan-Sept trade surplus with the U.S. was...

  • BEIJING, Oct 13- China's September exports came in short of market expectations with expansion of 8.1 percent from a year earlier, while imports beat forecasts, growing 18.7 percent, official data showed on Friday. Analysts had expected China's trade surplus to have narrowed to $39.5 billion in September from August's $41.99 billion. After several lean years,...

  • BEIJING, Oct 13- China's exports denominated in yuan rose 9.0 percent in September from a year earlier, the General Administration of Customs said on Friday. *Yuan-denominated imports rose 19.5 percent y/y in September. *That produced a trade surplus of 193 billion yuan in September.

  • In that time he has withdrawn the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, threatened to withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement and chided Germany for its huge trade surplus. Last month Paris and Rome said they will explore the creation of a Franco-Italian naval defence group, merging French military shipyards company Naval Group...

  • In that time he has withdrawn the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, threatened to withdraw from the North American Free Trade Agreement and chided Germany for its huge trade surplus. Last month Paris and Rome said they will explore the creation of a Franco-Italian naval defence group, merging French military shipyards company Naval Group...