The US trade deficit increased for the third straight month to $39.1 billion in January, according to official statistics. The total amount of trade (imports plus exports) conducted with the US rose $2.5 billion to $424.0 billion. The US's largest trade surplus in goods was with Hong Kong, which imported $3.9 billion more from the US than it exported, up from $3.3 billion last month. The largest US trade deficit was with China, which increased $3.0 billion to $27.8 billion.
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