commerce department : Definition, Usages, News and More
- 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 & Articles
- 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, ...
June 12, 2013 - Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance
- 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 ...
June 11, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- 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 ...
June 10, 2013 - Associated Press via Yahoo! News