tokyo (reuters) – japan’s exports rose in may to the most rapid pace in more than two years, including the increase in deliveries of cars, steel, according to data released on monday that the proper operation of the application to the international will to contribute to the continuation of the recovery the economy of the country.
these exports have increased by 14.9% last month, the lowest level since january 2009, an increase of 7.5% compared with april and economists polled by reuters consensus, an increase of 16.1%.
imports increased by more than expected in may, an increase of 17.8%, against + 15.1% in april and reached + 14.8%.
the month of may, has resulted in a trade deficit of $203.4 billion yen (1.64 billion) compared with a surplus of 481.7 billion in april, and a consensus of a positive balance of 6.0 billion.
exports are expected to continue to grow in the future to support the health of many of japan’s trading partners.
the main scenario is that japanese exports will continue to grow, “said hiroshi tonouchi, mitsubishi ufj morgan stanley securities economist at.
(stanley white, benoit van overstraeten for service in french).
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