Trade balance

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STOCKHOLM (dpa-AFX) - Sweden's foreign trade balance registered a surplus in June, as exports grew faster than imports, figures from Statistics Sweden showed Friday. The foreign trade balance showed a surplus of SEK 5.2 billion in June....
Bloomberg  Jul 24  Comment 
Japan’s exports unexpectedly fell in June to swell the trade deficit more than forecast, dragging on an economy squeezed by a sales-tax increase in April.  Jul 24  Comment  Jul 22  Comment 
BRUSSELS (dpa-AFX) - Switzerland's trade surplus declined more-than-expected in June as imports rose faster than exports, data from the Swiss Federal Customs Administration showed Tuesday. The trade surplus was at CHF 1.38 billion in June,...
OilVoice  Jul 21  Comment 
Source U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis BEA balance of payments adjustments to Census Foreign Trade data Note Petroleum and products includes crude oil fuel oil other petroleum products natura
Commodity Online  Jul 18  Comment 
The trade deficit with China stands at $ 36.21 billion in 2013-14. The govt expects that the deficit wiill reduce during the current financial year  Jul 16  Comment 
MADRID (dpa-AFX) - Spain's trade deficit for May worsened significantly from a year ago, as exports declined and imports increased, data from the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness showed Wednesday. The trade deficit widened to EUR 1.76...  Jul 16  Comment 
CANBERA (dpa-AFX) - The euro extended its early decline against the other major currencies in European deals on Wednesday, after data showed that Eurozone trade surplus rose less-than-expected in May. The data from Eurostat showed that Eurozone...
The Economic Times  Jul 16  Comment 
The limited market access afforded to Indian products in China is also a contributing factor to the growing trade deficit, Sitharaman said.  Jul 16  Comment 
ROME (dpa-AFX) - Italy's trade surplus decreased in May, as imports grew faster than exports, data from the Italian Statistical Office ISTAT showed Wednesday. The seasonally adjusted trade surplus fell to EUR 3.60 billion in May from...  Jul 14  Comment 
DUBLIN (dpa-AFX) - Ireland's trade surplus increased in May as exports rose at a faster rate than imports, data from the Central Statistics Office showed Monday. Trade surplus grew to a seasonally adjusted EUR 3.34 billion in May from...


Trade Balance, also known as net exports, measures the difference between the value of goods a country exports and the value of the goods it imports. A positive trade balance indicates the country has a trade surplus and a negative trade balance means the country has a trade deficit. A country's trade balance is an essential value when calculating gross domestic product and is also useful when measuring to degree to which a country relies on imported goods.

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