Foreign trade surplus up to CZK 15.8bn in April

6. 6. 2018

The balance of foreign trade with goods in current prices ended with a surplus of CZK 15.8bn in April 2018, according to preliminary data.

(ČIA) The balance of foreign trade with goods in current prices ended with a surplus of CZK 15.8bn in April 2018, according to preliminary data. The balance with EU28 countries showed surplus of CZK 57.1bn (up CZK 4.2bn). The deficit of trading with countries outside EU increased by CZK 0.6bn to CZK 39.9bn. Total export soared 5.8% to CZK 291.6bn and import grew 4.6% to CZK 275.8bn. In 4M 2018, foreign trade balance surplus in national classification totalled CZK 73.6bn (down CZK 5.4bn). export grew 0.2% and import 0.7%. The information was provided by the Czech Statistical Office (ČSÚ).