trade deficit

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Noun1.trade deficit - an excess of imports over exportstrade deficit - an excess of imports over exports  
deficit - an excess of liabilities over assets (usually over a certain period); "last year there was a serious budgetary deficit"
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Handelsdefizit
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trade deficit

nbilancio commerciale in deficit
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of the total foreign trade), and the unfavorable balance of trade fell by 13.
At macro-economic view reveals, spiraling country debts and unfavorable balance of trade, which is forcing developing countries to borrow and lending institutions format determine priorities.
While the cheapening rupee will make Indian products more attractive in the export market, it also will drive up the cost of imports in a country that already has an unfavorable balance of trade.
The Sudanese leader said that losing oil as a major source of revenue has led to a budget deficit and an unfavorable balance of trade which he said put the government in the dilemma of needing to raise new revenues without having to raise taxes.