Foreign trade

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In November foreign trade turnover in goods in Latvia was 7% larger than year before

In November foreign trade turnover in goods in Latvia was 7% larger than year before

09.01.2019

Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau show that in November 2018 Latvian foreign trade turnover amounted to EUR 2.47 bn, which at current prices was 7% more than in November 2017, of which the exports value of goods was 5.2% and imports value of goods was 8.6% higher. In November, Latvia exported goods in the amount of EUR 1.17 bn, but imported in the amount of EUR 1.3 bn. Compared to November 2017, foreign trade balance has worsened as exports in total foreign trade amount decreased from 48.1% to 47.3%.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Foreign trade , Latvia, Statistics



Growth in exports of services has remained robust in Lithuania

Growth in exports of services has remained robust in Lithuania

03.01.2019

The Bank of Lithuania and Statistics Lithuania are publishing the indicators of exports and imports of services for Q3 2018, broken down by country and type of service. The data shows that in Q3 2018 exports of services amounted to €2.7 bn, imports of services – €1.5 bn, while the surplus on the balance of services accounted for €1.1 bn or 9.5% of GDP (see Chart 1).

In October foreign trade turnover in goods in Latvia was 13.3% larger than last year

In October foreign trade turnover in goods in Latvia was 13.3% larger than last year

11.12.2018

Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau show that in October 2018 the foreign trade turnover of Latvia amounted to EUR 2.66 bn, which at current prices was 13.3% more than in October 2017, of which the exports value of goods was 6.8 % and imports value of goods was 18.8% higher. In October, Latvia exported goods in the amount of EUR 1.16 bn, but imported in the amount of EUR 1.50 bn. Compared to October 2017, foreign trade balance has worsened as exports in total foreign trade amount decreased from 46.2% to 43.6%.


Negative trade balance has led to the largest quarterly current account deficit seen over the past years

Negative trade balance has led to the largest quarterly current account deficit seen over the past years

11.12.2018

Following a build-up of the current account surplus driven by robust expansion of exports in the first half of the year, the trade balance shifted downside sharply in the third quarter. It was the deficit of the balance of trade in goods that was at fault. The above deficit grew rapidly and reached a high since the end of 2013. Overall, the current account deficit amounted to 444.4 million euro or 5.7% of gross domestic product (GDP) in the third quarter of 2018.

Foreign trade in goods in October 2018

Foreign trade in goods in October 2018

11.12.2018

Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on non-final data obtained from customs declarations, Intrastat reporting and VAT returns data, exports in October 2018 amounted to EUR 2.71 billion, imports – EUR 3.05 billion. Exports of goods of Lithuanian origin amounted to EUR 1.65 billion. The foreign trade deficit of Lithuania amounted to EUR 0.33 billion.


10.12.2018

In October, trade was at a record level in Estonia

According to Statistics Estonia, in October 2018, the exports of goods increased by 17% and imports by 20% compared to October 2017. For the first time, exports exceeded 1.3 bln euros and imports 1.5 bln euros. The growth in trade was affected the most by an increase in trade in mineral products (solvent, fuel additives, motor spirit, shale oil).

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