Sweden's trade surplus grows
AFP · 26 Nov 2007, 15:35
Published: 26 Nov 2007 15:35 GMT+01:00
Exports rose 7.0 percent compared with a year earlier to 105.9 billion kronor while imports were up 6.1 percent at 94.5 billion kronor.
Swedish trade with countries outside the 27-nation European Union showed a surplus of 16.3 billion kronor after 13.4 billion in October 2006.
With EU countries, Sweden had a trade deficit of 4.9 billion kronor against 3.5 billion kronor a year earlier.