Trade Deficit Shrinks in September
CBJ — The country’s trade deficit declined in the month of September compared with August’s results, which is a good sign for the economy.
September’s national trade deficit came in at $978 million, compared with a deficit of $1.2 billion in August.
According to figures released by the government agency imports fell 1.7% to $50.8 billion.
Exports were down 1.3% to $49.8 billion.