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World Trade Bottoms
Posted By Barry Ritholtz On August 17, 2009 @ 6:00 am In Economy | Comments Disabled
Israel, Japan, France, Germany are all showing very minor economic expansions — an improvement form the recent freefall. However, green shoot expectations have been for a much greater expansion. Hence, even these positive prints manage to disappoint.
Here is what this improvement looks like in terms of global trade:
chart courtesy of NYT 
Hints of a Rebound in Global Trade 
NYT, August 14, 2009
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