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Compliance and Risk

BAFT — ABA’s global transaction banking subsidiary — and the Wolfsberg Group and the Banking Commission of the International Chamber of Commerce today released a set of trade finance principles that address the due diligence required by global and regional financial institutions of all sizes in the financing of international trade.

Economy

The U.S. international trade deficit expanded in October to $42.6 billion, up from $36.2 billion in September, according to the U.S. Census Bureau of Economic Analysis. The expansion reflected a $3.4 billion decrease in exports along with a $3.0 billion increase in imports. The goods deficit increased $6.3 billion to $63.4 billion, while the services

Economy

The U.S. international trade deficit narrowed in September to $36.4 billion, down from $40.5 billion in August, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The narrowing reflected a $1.0 billion increase in exports along with a $3.0 billion decrease in imports. The goods deficit decreased $2.6 billion to $57.5 billion,

Economy

The international trade deficit widened in June to $44.5 billion, up $3.6 billion from May, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The widening of the deficit was driven by a $4.2 billion increase in imports, partially offset by a $0.6 billion increase in exports. The goods deficit increased $3.8

Economy

The U.S. international trade deficit widened in October to $43.9 billion, up $1.4 billion from September. October exports were $184.1 billion, down $2.7 billion on the month, while imports fell $1.3 billion to $228.0 billion. The goods deficit increased $2.1 billion to $63.1 billion, while the surplus in services increased by $0.6 billion to $19.2

Economy

The U.S. international trade deficit narrowed in September to $40.8 billion, down $7.2 billion from August. The decrease in the deficit reflected an increase in exports and a decrease in imports. September exports were $187.9 billion, up $3.0 billion on the month, while imports fell $4.2 billion to $228.7 billion. The goods deficit fell $7.3

Economy

The U.S International trade deficit increased in August to $48.3 billion, up $6.5 billion from June. The higher deficit reflected a decrease in exports and an increase in imports. August exports were $185.1 billion, down $3.7 billion. Imports were $233.4 billion, $2.8 billion more than in July. The goods deficit increased $6.6 billion to $67.9

Economy

The U.S International trade deficit narrowed in July to $41.9 billion, down $3.3 billion from June. The decline in the deficit reflected an increase in exports, and a decrease in imports. July exports were $188.5 billion, up $0.8 billion from June. Imports were $230.4 billion, $2.5 billion less than in June. The goods deficit fell

Economy

The U.S. international trade deficit widened in June to $48.3 billion, up $2.9 billion from May. The increase reflected a $0.1 billion decrease in exports and a $2.8 billion increase in imports. The goods deficit grew $2.9 billion to $63.5 billion, while the services surplus remained essentially unchanged at $19.7 billion. Exports of goods decreased