GDP Report Confirms Global Trade Is Crashing, And Why That Is Good News For Some

GDP Report Confirms Global Trade Is Crashing, And Why That Is Good News For Some (ZeroHedge, May 29, 2015):

We did not actually need confirmation that global trade is slowing to a crawl (and has in fact reversed): after all, we have been showing just that for the past year, most recently earlier this week but it is important to note that in today’s negative GDP print, it was net trade (exports less imports) that subtracted -1.9% from the final GDP print, driven by a -1.03% annualized drop in exports. This was the biggest hit to US trade since thegreat financial crisis.

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