International trade in goods, April 2015, Eurostat

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Press Release:  15 June 2015 - 6 Page(s)
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European Union  Exports  Imports  Internaional trade

The first estimate for euro area1 (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in April 2015 was €173.6 billion, an increase of 9% compared with April 2014 (€159.6 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €148.7 bn, a rise of 3% compared with April 2014 (€144.7 bn). As a result, the euro area recorded a €24.9 bn surplus in trade in goods with the rest of the world in April 2015, compared with +€14.9 in April 2014. Intra-euro area trade2 rose to €141.0 bn in April 2015, up by 2% compared with April 2014.



Original title:  Euro area international trade in goods surplus €24.9 bn