(Journal of Commerce – Mark Szakonyi)
Surface trade by value rose 9.8 percent from February, 6.2 percent year-over-year
The value of surface transportation trade between the U.S. and Canada and Mexico hit a monthly record in March, topping $85.7 million.
Trade by value between the countries rose 9.8% from February and 6.2% year-over-year, according to the Department of Transportation. U.S surface trade with Canada and Mexico has risen 76.1% since March 2002, as exports jumped 104.5% in the same period. Read more here.
Date: May 31, 2012