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jeudi, 26 juillet 2007 07:40

Participation du Maroc à Las Vegas

Pas moins de huit sociétés marocaines leaders du secteur du cuir, vont prendre part au Salon international de la chaussure et des accessoires (World Shoes and Accessories) qui se tiendra à Las Vegas du 30 juillet au 1er août.

dimanche, 12 février 2006 19:36

US Trade Deficit Hits All-Time High

US Trade Deficit Hits All-Time High 
 

"Such a huge trade gap undercuts domestic manufacturing and destroys good U.S. jobs," said Richard Trumka, secretary-treasuer of labor's AFL-CIO. "America's gargantuan trade deficit is a weight around American workers' necks that is pulling them into a cycle of debt, bankruptcy and low-wage service jobs."

The U.S. trade deficit soared to an all-time high of US$725.8 billion in 2005, pushed upward by record imports of oil, food, cars and other consumer goods. The deficit with China hit an all-time high as did America's deficits with Japan, Europe, OPEC, Canada, Mexico and South and Central America.

The Commerce Department reported Friday that the gap between what America sells abroad and what it imports rose to $725.8 billion last year, up by 17.5 percent from the previous record of $617.6 billion set in 2004.