U.S. trade deficit hits record $74.4 billion in March

THE UNITED STATES trade deficit grew to $74.4 billion in March. / AP FILE PHOTO/LYNNE SLADKY
WASHINGTON (AP) – The United States trade deficit surged to a record $74.4 billion in March as an improving U.S. economy drove purchases of imported foreign goods. The deficit was 5.6% higher than the February gap of $70.5 billion, the Commerce Department reported Tuesday. The trade deficit is the gap between what America buys from abroad…

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