Source: U.S. Department of Commerce – US Census Bureau

The Nation’s international trade deficit in goods and services increased to $45.7 billion in January from $44.7 billion in December (revised), as exports decreased more than imports.

Exports decreased to $176.5 billion in January from $180.3 billion in December. Goods were $116.9 billion in January, down from $120.9 billion in December. Services were $59.6 billion in January, up from $59.4 billion in December.

Imports decreased to $222.1 billion in January from $225.0 billion in December. Goods were $180.6 billion in January, down from $183.5 billion in December. Services were $41.5 billion in January, up less than $0.1 billion from December.

For goods, the deficit was $63.7 billion in January, up from $62.6 billion in December. For services, the surplus was $18.0 billion in January, up from $17.9 billion in December….

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