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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
May 16 - Apr 17 1777 1800 23 4.1% 2.0%
Jun 16 - May 17 1802 1822 20 5.7% 3.5%
Jul 16 - Jun 17 1808 1829 21 6.4% 4.3%
Aug 16 - Jul 17 1817 1842 25 7.6% 6.3%
Sep 16 - Aug 17 1823 1851 28 7.3% 6.5%
Oct 16 - Sep 17 1829 1860 31 7.4% 7.1%
Nov 16 - Oct 17 1845 1872 27 8.8% 8.3%
Dec 16 - Nov 17 1857 1884 28 8.9% 8.5%
Jan 17 - Dec 17 1859 1879 20 8.5% 7.6%
Feb 17 - Jan 18 1871 1888 17 7.6% 6.9%
Mar 17 - Feb 18 1870 1891 21 6.8% 6.5%
Apr 17 - Mar 18 1864 1886 22 5.1% 4.7%
May 17 - Apr 18 1873 1896 23 5.4% 5.3%