Hungary: Net Exports Grow Slightly

BusinessEconomy ♦ Published: October 3, 2013; 06:50 ♦ (Vindobona)

In the seventh month of 2013, the export volume of external trade in goods increased by 7.4%, while the volume of imports grew by 6.4% year-on-year.

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In the first seven months of the year, the export and import volumes increased by almost 3% and nearly 4%, respectively.

In July 2013, exports amounted to EUR 6.7 billion (HUF 1,988 billion), while imports to EUR 6.3 billion (HUF 1,856 billion). The surplus on the trade balance was EUR 448 million (HUF 132 billion) in the seventh month of the…