Press release: 11.173-233/15

January to September 2015: increase in imports (1.5%) and exports (2.5%)

Vienna, 2015-12-09 – According to preliminary results by Statistics Austria, total imports amounted to €98.65 bn and total exports amounted to €97.47 bn in the period January to September 2015. Austrian imports increased by 1.5% while Austrian exports rose by 2.5% compared to the same period in 2014. The global foreign trade balance showed a deficit of €1.17 bn.

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