European Union Trade Balance: EU 28

1999 - 2019 | Monthly | EUR bn | Eurostat

European Union’s Trade Balance: EU 28 data was reported at 2.940 EUR bn in Mar 2019. This records an increase from the previous number of -1.911 EUR bn for Feb 2019. European Union’s Trade Balance: EU 28 data is updated monthly, averaging -8.024 EUR bn from Jan 1999 to Mar 2019, with 243 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 21.400 EUR bn in Dec 2016 and a record low of -34.766 EUR bn in Jan 2008. European Union’s Trade Balance: EU 28 data remains active status in CEIC and is reported by Eurostat. The data is categorized under Global Database’s European Union – Table EU.JA001: Eurostat: Trade Statistics: By BEC.

What was European Union's Trade Balance: EU 28 in Feb 2019?

Last

-2.749

Feb 2019
Previous

-25.621

Jan 2019
Min

-34.766

Jan 2008
Max

21.400

Dec 2016
Unit

EUR bn

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1999 - Feb 2019

Updated on 17 Apr 2019
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-2.749

Feb 2019

-25.621

Jan 2019

-34.766

Jan 2008

21.400

Dec 2016

EUR bn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Feb 2019

Updated on 17 Apr 2019

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European Union Trade Balance: EU 28

European Union Trade Balance: EU 28

Series Details
Series ID

356502002

Name

European Union Trade Balance: EU 28

Country

European Union

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

EUR bn

Status

Active

Source

Eurostat

First Date

Jan 1999

Last Date

Feb 2019

Last Updated

17 Apr 2019

Statistics
Mean

-7.588

Variance

97.438

Standard deviation

9.871

Skewness

0.120

Kurtosis

-0.002

Coefficient variation

-1.301

Median

-8.133

Max
Dec 2016

21.400

Min
Jan 2008

-34.766

Previous observation
Jan 2019

-25.621

Last observation
Feb 2019

-2.749

Number of Observations

242

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quarterly

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Dec 2018

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Sep 2018

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Dec 2000

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Sep 2018

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Dec 2017

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Sep 2018

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Sep 1998

22.6

Dec 2009

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quarterly

Mar 1995 - Dec 2018

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1.5

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2018

81.8

2017

57.5

2007

86.6

2014

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yearly

1996 - 2018

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2017

4,344,749.406

2016

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2001

4,898,098.403

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yearly

2001 - 2017

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Dec 2018

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Sep 2018

198,965,000.000

Mar 2001

225,389,000.000

Sep 2018

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quarterly

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2018

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2017

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1997

57.7

1991

%

yearly

1990 - 2018

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Dec 2018

0.89

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-4.49

Mar 2009

3.98

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2017

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2016

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Dec 1999 - Dec 2018

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Feb 2019

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Dec 1999 - Feb 2019

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Oct 2000

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Oct 2000

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Mar 2018

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monthly

Jan 1999 - Mar 2019

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3.7

2017

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2016

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2008

7.5

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%

yearly

2008 - 2017

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1.0

Apr 2019

1.0

Mar 2019

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monthly

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4,273,389.827

Oct 2000

15,011,548.181

Aug 2011

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Apr 2019

0.885

Mar 2019

0.635

Jul 2008

1.173

Oct 2000

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monthly

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0.95

Apr 2019

0.99

Mar 2019

0.61

Aug 2016

15.44

Sep 1981

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monthly

Jan 1970 - Apr 2019

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0.00

Apr 2019

0.00

Mar 2019

0.00

Apr 2019

4.75

Apr 2001

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monthly

Jan 1999 - Apr 2019

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89.2

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89.4

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41.3

Sep 1980

110.7

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2005=100

monthly

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-0.31

Apr 2019

-0.32

Mar 2019

-0.33

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Sep 2008

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monthly

Dec 1998 - Apr 2019

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278,705

Dec 2018

265,420

Nov 2018

219,146

Jun 2014

311,887

Dec 2010

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monthly

Oct 2008 - Dec 2018

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498,264

2017

460,798

2016

215,703

1995

498,264

2017

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
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8.1

2017

1.5

2016

-13.6

2009

16.7

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
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522,620,000

2017

484,642,000

2016

258,799,860

1995

522,620,000

2017

Person

yearly

1995 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
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7.8

2017

4.5

2016

-4.8

2009

7.8

2017

%

yearly

1996 - 2017

Updated on 2019-03-29
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-11.0

Apr 2019

-7.5

Mar 2019

-40.0

Mar 2009

29.4

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-29
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-3.7

Apr 2019

-1.4

Mar 2019

-38.1

Mar 2009

9.5

Jan 2018

% Point

monthly

Jan 1985 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-29
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383.6

Apr 2019

366.9

Mar 2019

69.4

Jan 1988

444.4

Feb 2000

31Dec1991=100

monthly

Dec 1986 - Apr 2019

Updated on 2019-04-30
Market Capitalization: % of GDP

77.6

2017

63.7

2016

7.6

1981

84.2

2000

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2019-04-25
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