trade balance


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bal′ance of trade′


n.
the difference in value between imports and exports, said to be favorable to a country when exports are greater.
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Noun1.trade balance - the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandisetrade balance - the difference in value over a period of time of a country's imports and exports of merchandise; "a nation's balance of trade is favorable when its exports exceed its imports"
balance - the difference between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
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The foreign trade balance of Bulgaria (export FOB - import CIF) with third countries in January 2018 was negative and added up to 731.
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Business ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch: 1 In terms of favorable trade balance, however, Eastern Visayas registered the highest positive trade balance during the third quarter at P16.
Trade balance is the difference between the outflow and inflow,' the PSA said.
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) today releases trade statistics for September 2017 recording a trade balance surplus of R4.
The bulk of China's trade surplus is with the United States and the European Union, but the recovery during 2012-2014 reflects an improvement in the trade balance vis-a-vis the ASEAN countries, Japan and Korea (Figure 1).
The below graph has shown the improvement in the trade balance deficit since the beginning of FY2015/16 until the first quarter of 2017.
Pakistan's trade balance with Turkey remained positive until 2011, however, it started decreasing since 2011, when additional duties on various commodities were imposed by the two countries,' said a senior official of Ministry of Commerce, while talking to reporter here on Thursday.
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