U.S. trade deficit hits 10-year high; private hiring slows

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U.S.—The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a 10-year high in October as soybean exports dropped further and imports of consumer goods rose to a record high, suggesting the Trump administration's tariff-related measures to shrink the trade gap likely have been ineffective.

U.S. Trade Deficit Hits 10-Year High; Job Growth Slowing. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. trade deficit jumped to a 10-year high in October as soybean exports dropped further and imports of consumer goods rose to a record high, suggesting the Trump administration’s tariff-related measures to shrink the trade gap likely have been ineffective. The post U.S. Trade Deficit Hits 10-Year High; Job Growth Slowing appeared first on Washington Free Beacon.