Trade balance

MarketWatch  Aug 28  Comment 
The US trade deficit in goods narrowed in July to $59.1 billion from $62.2 billion a month earlier, according to data issued by the Commerce Department on Friday. This is the smallest trade gap since February. This is the second release of the...  Aug 28  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - Switzerland's economy recovered unexpectedly in the second quarter on the back of spending and investment, data published by the State Secretariat for Economic Affairs showed Friday. The balance of trade in goods made a...
Benzinga  Aug 27  Comment 
A variety of reports comes out Friday, August 28, 2015 at 8:30 AM ET. These reports can move the EUR/USD however, not as much as sometimes traders may think or anticipate. It has been found that these markets tend to the move the market and...  Aug 25  Comment 
CANBERA (dpa-AFX) - New Zealand will on Wednesday release July figures for imports, exports and trade balance, highlighting a modest day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. Imports are expected to come in at NZ$4.40 billion, up from NZ$4.29...  Aug 20  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - Swiss trade surplus increased in July, as imports fell faster than exports, figures from the Swiss Federal Customs Administration showed Thursday. The trade surplus rose to CHF 3.7 billion in July from CHF 3.5 billion in...
Japan Today  Aug 19  Comment 
Japan's trade deficit widened to its largest level in five months in July, adding to worries over the recovery amid weakening demand in China for chemicals, machinery and electronics. Though exports rose 7.6% from a year earlier, imports fell...  Aug 18  Comment 
MADRID (dpa-AFX) - Spain's foreign trade deficit increased in June from a year ago, as imports grew faster than exports, figures from the Economy Ministry showed Tuesday. The trade deficit widened to EUR 2.05 billion in June from EUR 1.48...  Aug 17  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - The euro erased its early losses against the other major currencies in European deals on Monday, as Eurozone trade surplus improved to a 6-month high in June as the increase in exports exceeded imports growth. Data from...  Aug 17  Comment 
The Economic Times  Aug 14  Comment 
The trade deficit widened to $12.8 billion last month from $10.8 billion in June, the data released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry showed.  Aug 14  Comment 
STOCKHOLM (dpa-AFX) - Sweden's merchandise trade surplus dropped more-than-expected in July, as imports rose at a faster pace than exports, figures from Statistics Sweden showed Wednesday. The trade surplus fell to SEK 0.3 billion in July...


Trade Balance, also known as net exports, measures the difference between the value of goods a country exports and the value of the goods it imports. A positive trade balance indicates the country has a trade surplus and a negative trade balance means the country has a trade deficit. A country's trade balance is an essential value when calculating gross domestic product and is also useful when measuring to degree to which a country relies on imported goods.

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