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DG TRADE Statistical Pocket Guide

DG TRADE Statistical Pocket 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 Pocket 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
Oct 12 - Sep 13 1710 1733 22 -4.2% 4.0%
Nov 12 - Oct 13 1699 1735 36 -5.6% 3.2%
Dec 12 - Nov 13 1690 1731 42 -6.1% 2.5%
Jan 13 - Dec 13 1685 1737 52 -6.2% 3.1%
Feb 13 - Jan 14 1679 1735 55 -6.5% 2.5%
Mar 13 - Feb 14 1677 1736 60 -6.0% 2.5%
Apr 13 - Mar 14 1677 1726 48 -5.0% 1.6%
May 13 - Apr 14 1673 1714 41 -5.1% -0.3%
Jun 13 - May 14 1673 1700 26 -4.5% -1.7%
Jul 13 - Jun 14 1676 1697 21 -3.7% -1.8%
Aug 13 - Jul 14 1681 1692 12 -3.3% -2.4%
Sep 13 - Aug 14 1676 1682 5 -2.5% -2.7%
Oct 13 - Sep 14 1683 1691 8 -1.6% -2.4%