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Definition(s):

  • (n) the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913

News

  1. DHL Express Canada and U.S. Department of Commerce Launch New Trade Initiative

    DHL Express and the U.S. Commerce Department today announced a new initiative that will provide DHL customers in Canada with a wide range of business resources, including useful trade and marketing information, ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Wholesale inventories rise mildly, auto stocks surge

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wholesale inventories rose modestly in April, the latest suggestion that restocking will not be much of a boost to economic growth in the second quarter. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday wholesale inventories increased 0.2 percent after a 0.3 percent rise in March. The rise in April was in line with expectations. Inventories are a key component of gross domestic ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Business events scheduled for Tuesday

    Major business events and economic events scheduled for Tuesday: WASHINGTON — Commerce Department releases wholesale trade inventories for April, 10 a.m. Eastern. WASHINGTON — Labor Department releases ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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