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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
Oct 16 - Sep 17 1824 1859 35 7.3% 7.1%
Nov 16 - Oct 17 1841 1871 30 8.8% 8.2%
Dec 16 - Nov 17 1853 1883 29 9.0% 8.4%
Jan 17 - Dec 17 1857 1878 21 8.7% 7.6%
Feb 17 - Jan 18 1870 1886 17 7.9% 6.8%
Mar 17 - Feb 18 1870 1887 17 7.2% 6.3%
Apr 17 - Mar 18 1864 1882 18 5.5% 4.5%
May 17 - Apr 18 1874 1892 18 5.8% 5.2%
Jun 17 - May 18 1872 1888 15 4.3% 3.6%
Jul 17 - Jun 18 1886 1902 16 4.6% 4.0%
Aug 17 - Jul 18 1909 1917 8 5.4% 4.1%
Sep 17 - Aug 18 1925 1931 5 5.9% 4.4%
Oct 17 - Sep 18 1933 1934 1 6.0% 4.1%