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2Q2019 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 19, 2019 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current account deficit narrowed by $8.0 billion, or 5.9 percent, to $128.2 billion in the second quarter of 2019, according to statistics from the Bureau of Economic Analysis. The revised first quarter deficit was $136.2 billion. The second quarter deficit was 2.4 percent of current dollar gross domestic product, down from 2.6 percent ...


1Q2019 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: June 20, 2019 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $130.4 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2019 from $143.9 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.5 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product in the first quarter, down from ...


4Q2018 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: March 27, 2019 at 10:00 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $134.4 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2018 from $126.6 billion (revised) in the third quarter of 2018, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.6 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in the fourth quarter, up from ...


3Q2018 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: December 19, 2018 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $124.8 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2018 from $101.2 billion (revised) in the second quarter of 2018, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.4 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in the third quarter, up from ...


2Q2018 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 19, 2018 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $101.5 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2018 from $121.7 billion (revised) in the first quarter of 2018, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.0 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in the second quarter, down ...


1Q2018 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 20, 2018 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $124.1 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2018 from $116.1 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.5 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter, up from ...


4Q2017 and 2017 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: March 21, 2018 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $128.2 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2017 from $101.5 billion (revised) in the third quarter, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit was 2.6 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) in the fourth quarter, up from 2.1 ...


3Q2017 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: December 19, 2017 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $100.6 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2017 from $124.4 billion (revised) in the second quarter of 2017, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit decreased to 2.1 percent of current dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.6 percent in ...


2Q2017 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: September 19, 2017 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $123.1 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2017 from $113.5 billion (revised) in the first quarter of 2017, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit increased to 2.6 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.4 percent in ...


1Q2017 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 20, 2017 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit increased to $116.8 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2017 from $114.0 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit increased to 2.5 percent of current dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.4 percent in ...


4Q2016 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: March 21, 2017 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $112.4 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2016 from $116.0 billion (revised) in the third quarter of 2016, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit decreased to 2.4 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.5 percent in ...


3Q2016 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: December 15, 2016 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current account deficit decreased to $113.0 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2016 from $118.3 billion (revised) in the second quarter of 2016, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit decreased to 2.4 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.6 percent in ...


2Q2016 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 15, 2016 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit decreased to $119.9 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2016 from $131.8 billion (revised) in the first quarter of 2016, according to statistics released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA). The deficit decreased to 2.6 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.9 percent in ...


1Q2016 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 16, 2016 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income, and secondary income—increased to $124.7 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2016 from $113.4 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2015, according to statistics released by ...


4Q2015 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: March 17, 2016 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—decreased to $125.3 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2015 from $129.9 billion (revised) in the ...


3Q2015 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: December 17, 2015 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—increased to $124.1 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2015 from $111.1 billion (revised) in the ...


2Q2015 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 17, 2015 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—decreased to $109.7 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2015 from $118.3 billion (revised) in the ...


1Q2015 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 18, 2015 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—increased to $113.3 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2015 from $103.1 billion (revised) in the ...


4Q2014 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: March 19, 2015 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—increased to $113.5 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2014 from $98.9 billion (revised) in the ...


3Q2014 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: December 17, 2014 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—increased to $100.3 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2014 from $98.4 billion (revised) in the ...


2Q2014 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 17, 2014 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—decreased to $98.5 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2014 from $102.1 billion (revised) in the ...


1Q2014 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 18, 2014 at 08:48 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—a net measure of transactions between the United States and the rest of the world in goods, services, primary income (investment income and compensation), and secondary income (current transfers)—increased to $111.2 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2014 from $87.3 billion (revised) in the ...


4Q2013 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: March 19, 2014 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $81.1 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter from $96.4 billion (revised) in the third quarter. The deficit decreased to 1.9 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.3 percent ...


3Q2013 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: December 17, 2013 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $94.8 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter from $96.6 billion (revised) in the second quarter. The deficit decreased to 2.2 percent of current-dollar gross domestic product (GDP) from 2.3 percent ...


2Q2013 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 19, 2013 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $98.9 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter from $104.9 billion (revised) in the first quarter. The decrease in the current-account deficit was accounted for by a decrease in the deficit on ...


1Q2013 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 14, 2013 at 08:30 AM (Friday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $106.1 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2013 from $102.3 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2012. The increase in the current-account deficit was accounted for by a decrease in ...


4Q12 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: March 14, 2013 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $110.4 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter from $112.4 billion (revised) in the third quarter. The decrease in the current-account deficit was accounted for by increases in the surpluses on ...


3Q12 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: December 18, 2012 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $107.5 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter from $118.1 billion (revised) in the second quarter. The decrease in the current-account deficit was more than accounted for by a decrease in the ...


2Q12 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 18, 2012 at 08:30 AM (Tuesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $117.4 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter from $133.6 billion (revised) in the first quarter. The decrease in the current-account deficit was accounted for by a decrease in the deficit on ...


1Q12 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 14, 2012 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $137.3 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter, from $118.7 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter. Most of the increase in the current-account deficit was accounted for by a decrease in the ...


4Q11 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: March 14, 2012 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services,income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $124.1 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2011, from $107.6 billion (revised) in the third quarter. Most of the increase in the current-account deficit was due to a decrease in the surplus ...


3Q11 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: December 15, 2011 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers decreased to $110.3 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2011, from $124.7 billion (revised) in the second quarter. More than half of the decrease reflected a decrease in the deficit on goods. A decrease ...


2Q11 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: September 15, 2011 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $118.0 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2011, from $119.6 billion (revised) in the first quarter. The decrease was more than accounted for by increases in the surplus on income and ...


1Q11 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 16, 2011 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $119.3 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2011, from $112.2 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2010. The increase was more than accounted for by an increase in the deficit on ...


4Q10 Current Account Deficit Decreased
Posted: March 16, 2011 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $113.3 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2010, from $125.5 billion (revised) in the third quarter of 2010. The decrease was more than accounted for by a decrease in the deficit on goods; ...


3Q10 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: December 16, 2010 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $127.2 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2010, from $123.2 billion (revised) in the second quarter of 2010. The increase was the fifth consecutive quarterly increase since the deficit of ...


2Q10 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: September 16, 2010 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $123.3 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2010, from $109.2 billion (revised) in the first quarter of 2010. The increase was the fourth consecutive quarterly increase since the deficit ...


1Q10 Current Account Deficit Increased
Posted: June 17, 2010 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $109.0 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2010, from $100.9 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2009. The increase was the third consecutive quarterly increase since the deficit of ...


4Q09 Current Account Deficit increased, FY 2009 decreased
Posted: March 18, 2010 at 08:30 AM (Thursday)

The U.S. current-account deficit--the combined balances on trade in goods and
services, income, and net unilateral current transfers--increased to $115.6 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2009 from $102.3 billion (revised) in the third quarter. The increase was more than accounted for by an increase in the deficit on goods and, to ...


3Q09 Current Account Deficit increased
Posted: December 16, 2009 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—increased to $108.0 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2009 from $98.0 billion (revised) in the second quarter. The increase was more than accounted for by an increase in the deficit on goods. A ...


2Q09 Current Account Deficit decreased
Posted: September 16, 2009 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $98.8 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2009, the smallest deficit since the fourth quarter of 2001, from $104.5 billion (revised) in the first quarter. The decrease was more than ...


1Q09 Current Account Deficit decreased
Posted: June 17, 2009 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit—the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers—decreased to $101.5 billion (preliminary) in the first quarter of 2009, the smallest deficit since the fourth quarter of 2001, from $154.9 billion (revised) in the fourth quarter of 2008. The decrease was more ...


4Q08 Current Account Deficit decreased
Posted: March 18, 2009 at 08:30 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit--the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers--decreased to $132.8 billion (preliminary) in the fourth quarter of 2008, the smallest deficit since the fourth quarter of 2003, from $181.3 billion (revised) in the third quarter of 2008. The decrease ...


3Q08 Current Account Deficit decreased
Posted: December 17, 2008 at 08:31 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit--the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers--decreased to $174.1 billion (preliminary) in the third quarter of 2008 from $180.9 billion (revised) in the second quarter. The decrease was accounted for by increases in the surpluses on income and on services ...


2Q08 Current Account Deficit increased
Posted: September 17, 2008 at 08:33 AM (Wednesday)

The U.S. current-account deficit--the combined balances on trade in goods and services, income, and net unilateral current transfers--increased to $183.1 billion (preliminary) in the second quarter of 2008 from $175.6 billion (revised) in the first quarter. The increase was more than accounted for by a decrease in the surplus on income and ...



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