By Kristen Nozell, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – For numbers that have been consistently negative throughout the course of the year, new data released by the Institute of Studies for Industrial Development (IEDI) on Monday finally bears some good news for Brazil. As the IEDI reports, the country's trade balance registered a surplus of US$1.85 billion in the first week of October, with US$6 billion in exports and US$4.21 billion in imports.
For the first . . .