Press release: 11.355-166/16

January to June 2016: increase in imports (1.6%) and exports (1.2%)

Vienna, 2016-09-07 – In the period January to June 2016, total imports amounted to €66.57 bn and total exports amounted to €65.51 bn, according to preliminary results by Statistics Austria. Compared to the same period in 2015, Austrian imports increased by 1.6% while Austrian exports rose by 1.2%. The global foreign trade balance showed a deficit of €1.07 bn.

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