Drop in trade deficit slows to 8.8 pct in August as decline in imports decelerates

EconomyMacroeconomy Tags: ELSTAT, Trade

Following a nosedive of 63.1 percent in July, Greece’s trade deficit fell by 8.8 percent in August, Hellenic Statistical Authority (ELSTAT) said on Thursday.

The rate of decline in the August trade deficit is the lowest among the six negative readings so far this year. The absolute figure showed trade deficit stood at 1.12 billion, which is the second lowest reading since 2005, after the low of 715 million r...

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