External trade surplus at EUR 1.013 bln in March
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In EUR terms, the value of exports was 22% and that of imports 15% higher in March 2021 than in the same period of 2020, according to data published by the Central Statistical Office (KSH).
The balance of external trade in goods improved by EUR 685 million. Compared to February 2021, external trade expanded by 14% in both directions.
In March 2021, the value of exports amounted to EUR 11.058 billion and that of imports to EUR 10.045 bln.
The surplus on external trade in goods was EUR 1.013 bln.
The share of EU-27 Member States was 77% in exports and 72% in imports, KSH notes.
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