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EU Trade Balance: EU 28

1999 - 2018 | Monthly | EUR bn | Eurostat

European Union’s Trade Balance: EU 28 data was reported at -7.691 EUR bn in Oct 2018. This records a decrease from the previous number of -1.779 EUR bn for Sep 2018. European Union’s Trade Balance: EU 28 data is updated monthly, averaging -8.248 EUR bn from Jan 1999 to Oct 2018, with 238 observations. The data reached an all-time high of 21.409 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.

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What was European Union's Trade Balance: EU 28 in Sep 2018?

Last

-1.807

Sep 2018
Previous

-8.323

Aug 2018
Min

-34.766

Jan 2008
Max

21.411

Dec 2016
Unit

EUR bn

Frequency

monthly

Range

Jan 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 15 Nov 2018
Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range

-1.807

Sep 2018

-8.323

Aug 2018

-34.766

Jan 2008

21.411

Dec 2016

EUR bn

monthly

Jan 1999 - Sep 2018

Updated on 15 Nov 2018

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EU Trade Balance: EU 28

Series Details
Series ID

356502002

Name

EU Trade Balance: EU 28

Country

EU

Frequency

Monthly

Unit

EUR bn

Status

Active

Source

Eurostat

First Date

Jan 1999

Last Date

Sep 2018

Last Updated

15 Nov 2018

Statistics
Mean

-7.589

Variance

97.382

Standard deviation

9.868

Skewness

0.140

Kurtosis

-0.000

Coefficient variation

-1.300

Median

-8.254

Max
Dec 2016

21.411

Min
Jan 2008

-34.766

Previous observation
Aug 2018

-8.323

Last observation
Sep 2018

-1.807

Number of Observations

237

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2016

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1997

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1991

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0.80

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Oct 2000

15,011,548.181

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Jul 2008

1.173

Oct 2000

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monthly

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0.00

Jun 2018

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Apr 2001

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monthly

Jan 1999 - Jun 2018

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90.9

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90.9

May 2018

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110.5

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monthly

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-0.32

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Sep 2008

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monthly

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231,576

Jun 2018

236,731

May 2018

219,146

Jun 2014

311,887

Dec 2010

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monthly

Oct 2008 - Jun 2018

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320,982

2016

313,021

2015

162,560

1997

365,558

2014

USD mn

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
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2.5

2016

-14.4

2015

-14.4

2015

17.2

2003

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
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364,655,000

2016

351,169,000

2015

196,847,000

1995

364,655,000

2016

Person

yearly

1995 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
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3.8

2016

4.6

2015

-4.5

2009

7.5

1997

%

yearly

1996 - 2016

Updated on 2018-04-23
Business and Economic Survey Last Previous Min Max Unit Frequency Range
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-2.8

Sep 2018

-0.1

Aug 2018

-40.0

Mar 2009

29.3

Mar 2010

% Point

monthly

Jan 1986 - Sep 2018

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6.5

Jun 2018

6.4

May 2018

-38.3

Mar 2009

9.2

Jan 2018

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monthly

Jan 1985 - Jun 2018

Updated on 2018-06-28
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378.3

Sep 2018

379.4

Aug 2018

69.4

Jan 1988

444.4

Feb 2000

31Dec1991=100

monthly

Dec 1986 - Sep 2018

Updated on 2018-09-28
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77.9

2017

63.9

2016

7.6

1981

84.2

2000

%

yearly

1975 - 2017

Updated on 2018-06-29
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