Press release: 11.336-147/16

January to May 2016: increase in imports (1.0%) and exports (1.1%)

Vienna, 2016-08-09 – In the period January to May 2016, total imports amounted to €54.82 bn and total exports amounted to €53.71 bn, according to preliminary results by Statistics Austria. Compared to the same period in 2015, Austrian imports increased by 1.0% while Austrian exports rose by 1.1%. The global foreign trade balance showed a deficit of €1.11 bn.

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