They had requested Pakistani economists to make substantial arrangements for foreign exchange inflows to maintain foreign exchange reserves level at relatively stable level, otherwise, the increasing trade deficit
would have an adverse impact on the country's foreign exchange reserves as well as put pressure on the rupee against other major currencies.
Analysts had expected the December trade deficit
to be $48 billion, up from their estimate of $47.
January-February period, China logged a trade deficit
of USD 890 million.
Especially if oil prices, now past $70 a barrel, continue to rise, the trade deficit
will become even more insensitive to changes in the dollar's value.
for March to have exceeded the record high $61.
goes a long way towards explaining the vigorous global recovery that is now underway.
The UK's trade deficit
with the rest of the world widened unexpectedly to pounds 4.
economy since 1973, when the era of floating exchange rates and free capital flows began, confirms that rising trade deficits
generally accompany periods of rising investment and expansion.
When the United States was regularly running trade deficits
during the nineteenth century, it was an economic subordinate of Great Britain.
The first section introduces stereotypical notions of "bad" and "good" trade deficits
, offering a framework for evaluating these claims.
merchandise trade deficit
is still with Japan, but the total is shrinking after hitting a record $65.
The biggest problems facing the new administration are not the budget and trade deficits