Tag: U.S. exports


US May Exports Sink to 11-Year Low as Imports Drop

June 25, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

U.S. exports sank to the lowest in more than a decade while imports dropped as the coronavirus continued to curtail demand for goods and upset producers’ supply chains. Goods exports plummeted 5.8% in May from the prior month to $90.1 […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

US Trade Deficit Drops for First Time in Six Years

February 5, 2020

Via: Transport Topics

The U.S. trade deficit fell for the first time in six years in 2019 as President Donald Trump hammered China with import taxes. The Commerce Department said Feb. 5 that the gap between what the United States sells and what […]

Impact & Regulations, Vehicles

Harley-Davidson vrooms to Europe

June 26, 2018

Via: Politico

Harley-Davidson announced Monday that it’ll be shifting some production of its world-famous motorcycles overseas to avoid new tariffs the European Union has imposed on U.S. exports — tariffs that were themselves levied as retaliation against new U.S. tariffs on steel […]