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Sweden Trade Balance Turns To Deficit In March

04/27/2017 - 06:39:00 (RTTNews)

(RTTNews) - Sweden's foreign trade balance turned to a deficit in March from a surplus in the previous year, figures from Statistics Norway showed Thursday.

The trade balance came in at a deficit of SEK 0.8 billion in March versus a surplus of SEK 1.8 billion in the corresponding month last year. Meanwhile, economists had expected the surplus to shrank to SEK 1.5 billion.

The value of exports grew 15.0 percent year-over-year in March and imports surged by 18.0 percent.

Trade with countries outside the EU resulted in a surplus of SEK 16.2 billion, while EU trade ended in a deficit of SEK 17.0 billion.

On a seasonally adjusted basis, the net trade deficit totaled SEK 1.7 billion in March against SEK 1.5 billion shortfall in February.

Separately, the statistical office revealed that producer price inflation eased to 6.5 percent in March from 7.5 percent in the prior month.

Month-on-month, producer prices edged down 0.1 percent from February, when it decreased by 0.8 percent. It was the second straight monthly fall.

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