Trade Balance Showed a Surplus of HUF 944 Billion in January–September

Trade balance showed a surplus of HUF 944 billion (EUR 3,314 million), which meant an improvement of HUF 979 billion (EUR 3,485 million) compared to the deficit of HUF 35 billion (EUR 172 million) in January-September 2008, the Central Statistics Office said on December 2.

In September 2009, the export volume fell by 7, while that of imports by 11 pct as compared to the same month in the previous year. In January–September 2009, the volume of
exports and imports fell by 16 and 22 pct, respectively, compared to the same period of the
preceding year.

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