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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

 

 

EU27 merchandise trade with 3rd countries

EU27 merchandise trade with 3rd countries
€ billions
Year-on-year growth* %
12-month period Imports Exports Balance Imports Exports
May 18 - Apr 19 1945 2092 147 8,3% 4,0%
Jun 18 - May 19 1952 2106 154 8,6% 4,9%
Jul 18 - Jun 19 1944 2096 152 7,3% 3,9%
Aug 18 - Jul 19 1949 2108 159 6,3% 3,7%
Sep 18 - Aug 19 1942 2106 164 5,0% 3,2%
Oct 18 - Sep 19 1946 2116 170 4,4% 3,7%
Nov 18 - Oct 19 1941 2127 186 2,7% 3,3%
Dec 18 - Nov 19 1934 2122 188 1,7% 2,8%
Jan 19 - Dec 19 1935 2132 196 1,5% 3,5%
Feb 19 - Jan 20 1935 2132 198 1,1% 3,3%
Mar 19 - Feb 20 1930 2134 204 0,4% 2,8%
Apr 19 - Mar 20 1914 2123 210 -1,1% 2,0%
May 19 - Apr 20 1877 2074 197 -3,5% -0,8%

Source : Eurostat 12/06/2020 (*change compared to same period 12 months earlier)