International trade statistics
International Trade of goods: Exports down by 3.3% and imports down by 0.8%
- May 2014
10 July 2014
Exports of goods decreased by 3.3% and imports of goods decreased by 0.8% in the quarter ended in May 2014, when compared with the quarter ended in May 2013 (-0.9% and +0.1%, respectively, in the period February to April 2014). Trade balance deficit increased by EUR 288.8 million and the coverage rate decreased by 2.1 percentage points (p.p.) to 83.8%.
In May 2014, in terms of year-on-year change rates, exports of goods decreased by 3.6% and imports of goods increased by 1.9% (in April 2014 those figures were -4.8% and -6.1%, respectively).