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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
Nov 15 - Oct 16 1696 1727 32 -1.6% -2.8%
Dec 15 - Nov 16 1704 1735 31 -1.5% -2.5%
Jan 16 - Dec 16 1713 1744 31 -1.0% -2.6%
Feb 16 - Jan 17 1738 1764 26 0.7% -1.1%
Mar 16 - Feb 17 1749 1773 24 1.5% -0.6%
Apr 16 - Mar 17 1771 1798 28 3.4% 1.5%
May 16 - Apr 17 1774 1797 23 3.9% 1.9%
Jun 16 - May 17 1798 1820 21 5.5% 3.4%
Jul 16 - Jun 17 1805 1827 22 6.2% 4.3%
Aug 16 - Jul 17 1813 1840 27 7.4% 6.3%
Sep 16 - Aug 17 1819 1849 30 7.1% 6.5%
Oct 16 - Sep 17 1825 1859 34 7.2% 7.1%
Nov 16 - Oct 17 1840 1871 31 8.5% 8.3%