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Foreign trade surplus increased in September

The foreign trade balance was in surplus in September, according to the data presented by the Statistics Office on November 9. The surplus reached €346.7 million, while in August it stood at €41.8 million. The cumulative nine month surplus increased to €2.592 billion, what is by €2.077 billion more than last year, the SITA newswire wrote.

The foreign trade balance was in surplus in September, according to the data presented by the Statistics Office on November 9. The surplus reached €346.7 million, while in August it stood at €41.8 million. The cumulative nine month surplus increased to €2.592 billion, what is by €2.077 billion more than last year, the SITA newswire wrote.

The total export of goods in September rose to €5.552 billion which is by 8.4 percent more than in the same period of 2011. During the first nine months of the year the total export stood at €46.25 billion, a 10.8-percent rise compared to 2011.

The imports increased by 5.9 percent to €43.658 billion, SITA wrote.

Source: SITA

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