Press release: 12.485-075/21
– In January 2021, total imports amounted
to €11.34 bn and total exports added up to €11.11 bn, according to
preliminary results by Statistics Austria. Compared to January 2020, Austrian
imports decreased by 10.4% and Austrian exports declined by 9.5%. The
balance of trade thus showed a deficit of €0.23 bn. Working-day adjusted,
the rates of decrease were 4.3% for imports and 2.4% for exports.
The Intra-EU-imports from other members
of the European Union declined by 9.4% and amounted to €7.66 bn.
The Intra-EU-exports also decreased (-6.9%, €7.75 bn). The Brexit was
finally completed and therefore the United Kingdom is no longer a member
of the European Union. In January 2021, there was a sharp decline in
both trade flows with UK, imports decreased by 42.1%, exports by 29.2%.
For more detailed information please refer to the German
version. Visualisations of the foreign trade data for 2020
are available in the ITGS-Atlas,
the interactive tree maps on imports
as well as exports
and a bar diagram.
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