U.S. trade with the world rose to $592.18 billion through the first two months of 2017, according to a WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.
That’s a 6.44 percent increase over the same time period last year. The nation’s exports climbed 6.68 percent to $237.05 billion and imports climbed 6.28 percent to $355.13 billion. The overall trade deficit was $118.08 billion up compared to the same period last year, when the deficit was $111.94 billion. Read more