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August trade deficit widens as services imports rise to record
THE US trade deficit unexpectedly widened in August, as higher imports of capital goods and record purchases of services from abroad overshadowed a gain in exports.
The gap grew by 3 per cent from the prior month to US$40.7 billion, Commerce Department figures showed on
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