From the Department of Commerce reported:
The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis announced today that the goods and services deficit was $80.2 billion in November, up $13.0 billion from $67.2 billion in October, revised.
November exports were $224.2 billion, $0.4 billion more than October exports. November imports were $304.4 billion, $13.4 billion more than October imports.
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Both exports and imports increased in November.
Exports are up 21% compared to November 2020; imports are up 21% compared to November 2020.
The second graph shows the U.S. trade deficit, with and without petroleum.
Note that net, imports and exports of petroleum products are close to zero.
The trade deficit with China increased to $32.3 billion in November, from $30.6 billion in November 2020.