Effective with the January 2012 FT900: U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services scheduled for release on March 9, 2012, the U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis will change descriptions of four end-use commodities in order to better reflect the composition of certain end-use commodity classifications and changes in technology. Changes will appear in Exhibits 7 and 8 of the FT900.
End-use Changes for January 2012
Writing and art supplies
Other consumer nondurables
Other household goods
Cell phones and other household goods, n.e.c.
Records, tapes, and disks
TV’s, VCR’s, etc.
Televisions and video equipment
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