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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.

Overview

 

 

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
Mar 17 - Feb 18 1872 1888 17 7,3% 6,4%
Apr 17 - Mar 18 1865 1883 19 5,5% 4,6%
May 17 - Apr 18 1875 1893 19 5,8% 5,2%
Jun 17 - May 18 1873 1889 16 4,3% 3,7%
Jul 17 - Jun 18 1886 1903 17 4,6% 4,1%
Aug 17 - Jul 18 1910 1918 9 5,4% 4,1%
Sep 17 - Aug 18 1925 1932 6 5,9% 4,4%
Oct 17 - Sep 18 1934 1936 2 6,0% 4,1%
Nov 17 - Oct 18 1960 1956 -4 6,4% 4,5%
Dec 17 - Nov 18 1973 1961 -12 6,4% 4,1%
Jan 18 - Dec 18 1980 1956 -25 6,6% 4,1%
Feb 18 - Jan 19 1988 1959 -29 6,2% 3,8%
Mar 18 - Feb 19 2000 1968 -32 6,9% 4,2%