Trade deficit increases by 5 pct in first four months of 2024

Trade deficit increases by 5 pct in first four months of 2024


Romania's FOB/CIF trade balance deficit stood at 9.320 billion EUR for the period 1 January - 30 April 2024, 440.1 million EUR higher (+5%) than that recorded in the corresponding period in 2023, according to data from the National Institute of Statistics (INS) published on Monday, CE Report quotes Agerpres

In April 2024, FOB exports totalled 8.290 billion EUR and CIF imports totalled 10.962 billion EUR, resulting in a deficit of 2.672 billion EUR. Compared to April 2023, exports in April 2024 increased by 14.8% while imports increased by 17.8%.

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