Good coming into the USA from China, Mexico and the European Union all hit record levels, which boosted the trade gap to $48.7 billion - from $44.9 billion in September- and is the highest since President Trump took office in January. The deficit was also revised up in September, to $44.9 billion from $43.5 billion. October exports were $195.9 billion, down less than $0.1 billion from September exports. America's deficit means that it is importing more than it is exporting, which can hinder economic growth.
Meanwhile, imports fell 1.6 per cent to $45.9 billion in October, mainly due to a drop in motor vehicles and parts.
During his five-nation tour across Asia, the president promoted business deals in Japan, South Korea and China as ways to help lower trade deficits with major trading partners across the Pacific Rim.
It was the second straight month in which the United States trade gap widened, driven in part by goods imported from China of US$48.2 billion, an all-time high, bringing the U.S. trade deficit with that country to US$31.9 billion. Imports are up 6.5 percent the first 10 months of 2017.
Boosted by a weaker U.S. dollar, the October trade gap rose 8.6 per cent compared to September, to US$48.7 billion, the highest since January, surpassing analyst expectations for an increase of only 5.6 per cent.
Economists had expected a deficit of $2.7 billion, according to Thomson Reuters.
Apart from the $1.5-billion increase in crude oil imports, the higher US import bill was due to the highest on record imports of food, feeds, and beverages, and the highest on record non-petroleum imports. Imports of drilling and oilfield equipment climbed by $304 million, and imports of cellphones rose by $303 million.
Bitcoin futures - what could they mean? This encourages use of the currency and will attract new users along with new investors. Bitcoin is a digital currency that was created in the year 2009. "I don't know what to make of cryptocurrencies", he said .
As Christmas approaches, the farm in Carbon County is making sure our military men and women have a tree to call their own. But everybody who wanted a tree got one."What shortage?" "So I've always said, too, they all serve the same goal ".
Quick resolution by appellate courts would allow the Supreme Court to hear and decide the issue this term, by the end of June. As a result of Monday's ruling, Trump's travel ban can take full effect while legal challenges proceed.
As of Wednesday, the bill had average ratings of 32% approval and 46% disapproval, based on polls from five organizations. In a Gallup survey , 29 percent of respondents approved of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, while 56 percent disapproved.
Temperatures remain chilly, upper 40s for highs through the weekend, and even dipping to near freezing by Saturday morning inland. For now, I'm going to include the possibility of a few rain showers locally, with a few snow showers possible north of our area.
Among the aircraft sent by the us were a B-1B bomber, several F-22 Raptor stealth jets, F-35 stealth jets, and F-16 fighters. A F-15 from Kadena Air Base, Japan, lands at Gwangju Air Base, Republic of Korea, Dec. 01, 2017.
We have a chance to win these five games, and go look at the roster top to bottom. "It's up there", Manning said. Furthermore, it is clear that the Giants issues this season went far beyond their franchise quarterback.
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Harry and Cressida split from each other in 2014 after she and Prince Charles' youngest son began dating two years earlier. Markle when her and Harry first went public in November of a year ago - with searches increasing by 1430 per cent.
Make sure to check cords for any frays or loose connections before putting them on the tree, and don't leave them on constantly. These trees often come from China, where "Christmas villages" manufacture the world's trees and decorations.
As leaders of those two universities, we hope that the needs of future generations are also worthy of attention and support. They are also compensated with tuition remission and waivers for teaching and research work at Virginia Tech.
That scenario has forced retailers and other firms to pass on higher import costs to their customers - hitting sales. Moreover, the rate of prices charged inflation was the second-fastest seen since the survey began in 1996.
Silas has been in the league as a scout or assistant coach since 1999, and has served as an assistant with the Hornets since 2010. Clifford, 56, was hired as head coach of the then-Bobcats in 2013 and led Charlotte to a playoff appearance in his first year.
By default couriers take the form of donkeys but custom couriers have been a feature of Dota 2 for a long, long while. In 2015, Square Enix created a Chocobo courier, in celebration of the release of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD on Steam.
Down the stretch against the Jazz, though, the Thunder looked for Anthony, as he scored eight of his 14 in the final 5½ minutes. While his numbers won't make people jump out of their seats, he's been a terrific asset for his team on both ends of the floor.
The maximum and minimum temperature would be around 24 and 9 degrees Celsius respectively, according to the weather department. Meanwhile, the city recorded a high of 23.9 degrees Celsius, a low of 8 degrees Celsius, a MeT department official said.
Guardiola thanked Nicolas Otamendi and match-winner David Silva for the goals that sank the fearless Hammers. "I would prefer to win (games) earlier but the Premier League is the Premier League", Guardiola said .
The father of three told this news organization in Facebook Messenger he will not be getting Messenger Kids for his six-year-old. The company recently shuttered a failed app for high schoolers called Lifestage . "Messenger Kids gives parents more control".
The front facing camera is a 13 MP unit and is accompanied by a very Apple-esque 3D face recognition hardware and software. It has four ARM Cortex-A73 cores paired with four ARM Cortex-A53 cores, and a Mali-G72MP12, ARM's latest-generation GPU.
Rain is increasing over the northern half of Alabama this morning ahead of a strong cold front near Memphis. Tuesday will be the warmest day of the week with highs in the middle to upper 60s despite more clouds.
Fortunately, the fix came rather quickly as Apple included it in the 11.2 update and expedited it ahead of planned schedule. Apple issued a how-to guide for users facing the glitch on its support page and pushed an 11.2 iOS update at around 4.30pm.
To put that in perceptive, graphene is 100x more effective than copper in conducting electricity and 140x faster than silicon. But keeping graphene in its thin, fragile form still proves a hard task, especially for volatile uses such as relaying power.
When the College Football Playoff rankings come out tonight, there could be a big dog who has been kicked off the porch - Alabama. Clemson still has one hurdle to get to the playoff: a showdown with the Miami Hurricanes in Saturday's ACC Championship team.