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September 2020 U.S. trade gap $63.9 billion

Christian Fernsby |
The U.S. monthly international trade deficit decreased in September 2020 according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and the U.S. Census Bureau.

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The deficit decreased to $63.9 billion in September, as exports increased more than imports.

The previously published August deficit was $67.1 billion.

The goods deficit decreased $3.1 billion in September to $80.7 billion.

The services surplus increased less than $0.1 billion in September to $16.8 billion.

Exports of goods and services increased $4.4 billion, or 2.6 percent, in September to $176.4 billion. Exports of goods increased $3.7 billion and exports of services increased $0.7 billion.

Imports of goods and services increased $1.2 billion, or 0.5 percent, in September to $240.2 billion.