January Trade Balance Shows Surplus of HUF 76 billion

In January, the trade balance showed a surplus of HUF 76 billion (EUR 290 million): an improvement of HUF 124 billion (EUR 490 million) on January 2009.

In January 2010, according to first estimates, exports amounted to HUF 1,292 billion (EUR 4,783 million), while the value of imports reached HUF 1,216 billion (EUR 4,493 million). The euro value of exports increased by 15pct; imports rose 3pct on the equivalent month of 2009.
The share of the European Union Member States was 81pct in exports and 68pct in imports.

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