Exports Rose, Imports Dropped in May



newego_LARGE_t_1101_54221947According to estimates of the Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) regarding the course of the country’s trade transactions, the rise in exports continued in May 2013,  as did the reduction in imports.

In particular, the total value of imports/arrivals amounted to the sum of 3,847.8 million euros in May 2013, compared to 4, 054 million euros in the same month of 2012, presenting a reduction of 5.1 percent.

On the other hand, the total value of exports/dispatches amounted to the sum of 2,414.5 million euros, compared to 2,310 million euros in May 2012, thus presenting a rise of 4.5 percent.