Sweden Trade Surplus Nearly Doubles in April


Swedish trade surplus increased to SEK 4.6 billion in April of 2014 from SEK 2.5 billion in the previous month, driven by a fall in imports.

Exports amounted to SEK 95.4 billion in April 2014, remaining unchanged from the previous month, while imports declined 2.3 percent to SEK 90.8 billion. Trade with countries outside the European Union resulted in a surplus of SEK 11.9 billion, while trade with the European Union countries resulted in a deficit of SEK 7.3 billion.

In April of 2014, there was less one weekday than a year earlier. Year-on-year, exports increased by 1.0 percent, while imports rose 6.0 percent.

Sweden Trade Surplus Nearly Doubles in April


Statistics Sweden | Isabel Felino | isabel.felino@tradingeconomics.com
5/27/2014 12:13:14 PM