Trade deficit at €94,8 mn in January, based on preliminary estimate

Trade deficit at €94,8 mn in January, based on preliminary estimate

The trade deficit of Cyprus stood in the first month of 2015 at €94,8 mn, based on preliminary estimates of the Statistical Service.

“On the basis of preliminary estimates for foreign trade of Cyprus in January 2015, total imports / arrivals were €352,3 mn, of which €255,3 mn were arrivals from other member states of EU and €97,0 mn imports from third countries” the Service said.

It added that total exports/dispatches were €257,5 mn of which €213,2 mn were dispatches to other member states of EU and €44,3 mn exports to third countries.

CNA/KD/ΜΜ/2015
ENDS, CYPRUS NEWS AGENCY