International trade in goods, May 2015, Eurostat

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Press Release:  16 July 2015 - 6 Page(s)
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European Union  Exports  Imports  International Trade

The first estimate for euro area (EA19) exports of goods to the rest of the world in May 2015 was €164.4 billion, an increase of 3% compared with May 2014 (€160.2 bn). Imports from the rest of the world stood at €145.6 bn, nearly stable compared with May 2014 (€145.5 bn). As a result, the euro area recorded a €18.8 bn surplus in trade in goods with the rest of the world in May 2015, compared with +€14.7 in May 2014. Intra-euro area trade rose to €137.3 bn in May 2015, up by 1% compared with May 2014.



Original title:  Euro area international trade in goods surplus €18.8 bn