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Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 6:42 a.m.

Japan’s ’13 trade deficit a record

TOKYO — Japan, whose swelling trade surpluses stoked American ire in the 1980s and kept Japan from deeper stagnation during two decades of deflationary malaise, had a record deficit in 2013 thanks to a surging energy bill.

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  • Headline: Japan’s ’13 trade deficit a record
  • Publication: Business, Pages 21 on 01/28/2014
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