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DG TRADE Statistical Guide

DG TRADE Statistical Guide

This Pocket Guide contains selected tables and graphs outlining the current state and recent developments in the EU's foreign trade.

DG TRADE Statistical Guide

The EU has become deeply integrated into global markets.

The openness of our trade regime has meant that the EU is the biggest player on the global trading scene and remains a good region to do business with.

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EU28 merchandise trade with Extra-EU28

EU28 merchandise trade with Extra-EU28
€ billions
Year-on-year growth %
12-month period Imports Exports Balance Imports Exports
Sep 16 - Aug 17 1824 1851 26 7.3% 6.5%
Oct 16 - Sep 17 1830 1860 30 7.4% 7.1%
Nov 16 - Oct 17 1846 1872 26 8.8% 8.3%
Dec 16 - Nov 17 1857 1884 26 8.9% 8.5%
Jan 17 - Dec 17 1860 1879 19 8.5% 7.6%
Feb 17 - Jan 18 1872 1888 16 7.6% 6.9%
Mar 17 - Feb 18 1872 1888 16 6.9% 6.3%
Apr 17 - Mar 18 1865 1883 17 5.2% 4.5%
May 17 - Apr 18 1875 1893 18 5.5% 5.2%
Jun 17 - May 18 1873 1889 16 3.9% 3.7%
Jul 17 - Jun 18 1886 1903 16 4.3% 4.1%
Aug 17-Jul 18 1909 1918 8 5.1% 4.1%
Sep 17-Aug 18 1925 1931 6 5.5% 4.3%