China has made several public announcements and policy statements at several occasions, reiterating its intensions to take measures for reducing the current massive favorable trade balances
she enjoys in trading with the South Asian countries.
Mexico currently enjoys a favorable trade balance
with the three Central American nations.
Trade patterns are also influenced by subsidiary size, with only the largest subsidiaries associated with global trade patterns, and the largest subsidiaries contributing most heavily to favorable trade balance effects.
Hypothesis 5: Subsidiary size will tend to be positively correlated with a favorable trade balance.
This tends to support Hypothesis 5, but indicates that size may only contribute in a consistent way to a favorable trade balance effect when subsidiaries are very large.
An example is the widely held view that a favorable trade balance
is desirable in its own right.
It was assumed the dollar would replace the pound in international trade and that the favorable trade balance
given to the U.
Although President Bush now says that he will renew the status, the ardor of some in his Administration had cooled as a consequence of China's huge favorable trade balance
with the United States, its disregard for American patents and copyrights and the revelation of its exploitation of prison labor to produce large quantities of textiles and electronic goods for export to the United States, Germany, Japan and other countries.
NCR also posted the most favorable trade balance
as outflows of goods produced within Metro Manila outpaced inflows from the provinces by P15.
Other regions with favorable trade balances
amounting to a billion pesos or more were: Central Luzon, PHP13.