• German exports decline for 2nd month, trade surplus narrows

    One year ago - By Stl Today

    BERLIN - German exports dropped in October for the second straight month while imports grew, narrowing the trade surplus of Europe's largest economy.
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  • China logs strong exports, imports, as economy gains steam

    One year ago - By Chron

    HONG KONG - China has reported strong growth in both exports and imports in November in a reassuring sign for the world's second-biggest economy.
    Figures posted Friday on the customs department website show exports expanded 12.3 percent to $217.3 billion in November over the previous month,
    That's nearly double the 6.9 percent pace recorded in October.
    Imports jumped 17.7 percent year-on-year to $177.1 billion, leaving a monthly trade surplus of $40.2 billion.
    The latest figures beat most economists' forecasts and add to evidence that strengthening global and domestic demand is helping...
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