Preliminary statistics on the international trade in goods, January 2021
Finnish Customs, Statistics
Exports decreased by 10.6 per cent in January
According to the preliminary statistics of international trade in goods provided by Finnish Customs, the value of Finnish exports decreased by 10.6 per cent, while the value of imports declined by 9.9 per cent in January year-on-year. The value of Finnish exports in January was EUR 4.4 billion and the value of imports EUR 4.7 billion.
The trade balance was EUR 300 million in deficit in January. In January 2020, the trade balance was EUR 295 million in deficit.
Exports to EU member states decreased by 10.0 per cent, and exports to non-EU countries by 11.3 per cent in January. Imports from EU countries decreased by 7.3 per cent, and imports from non-EU countries by 13.2 per cent in January.
The monthly preliminary statistics release contains preliminary overall figures about Finland's international trade in goods. More precise figures of exports and imports as well as detailed statistics about specific countries and goods will be published at the end of the month in the monthly statistical release.
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