Research: Trade Bulletins
Due to a lapse in government funding, foreign trade statistics provided by the U.S. Department of Commerce will be unavailable until further notice. The USCC will resume monthly analysis of federal trade data as it becomes available.
This bulletin was originally put out on August 8. A revised version was uploaded on August 26, in order to correct for a minor statistical error. The original bulletin asserted that China’s industrial output of heavy industry failed to keep pace with total industrial output through June 2013. In fact, heavy industry grew slightly faster than total industrial output
The July 2013 Trade Bulletin was first published on July 3. On July 10, a revised version was published with improved citations.
The June 2013 Trade Bulletin was first published on June 4. This revised version, published on June 7, corrects some facts regarding Shuanghui Group’s ownership and shareholder structure. A more detailed analysis of Shuanghui Group is presented on pp.5-10 of the bulletin.