Extra-community trade statistics
Trade deficit up by 35.1%
- August 2005
10 October 2005
In this period, the year-on-year change for exports was 2.3% and for imports was 16.1%, determining a 35.1% widening of the trade deficit with third countries. Growth of imports was chiefly due to mineral fuels, with a year-on-year change of +44.5%.