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February trade deficit rises to 6-month high of US$47.1b

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 05:50

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America's trade deficit widened in February to a six-month high as an increase in imports exceeded a more modest pick-up in shipments overseas.

Washington

AMERICA'S trade deficit widened in February to a six-month high as an increase in imports exceeded a more modest pick-up in shipments overseas.

The gap increased 2.6 per cent to US$47.1 billion from a revised US$45.9 billion in January, the Commerce Department reported

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