Figure 2 U.S. International Merchandise Trade and Real GDP: 1990-2001
U.S. International Merchandise Trade and Real GDP: 1990-2001
(Percentage change from previous year)
NOTE: Real gross domestic product (GDP) and total merchandise trade are in chained 1996 inflation-adjusted dollars.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, based on data from U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Economic Analysis, National Income and Products Accounts, available at http://www.bea.doc.gov/bea/dn1.htm, as of March 2002.