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# Trade Surplus

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EU countries have posted a big surplus thanks mostly to one nation...
…And that’s probably not a good thing for the poor eurozone.
Goods exports are up more than €400 million on last year
The figures for August show increases in exports of organic chemicals and pharmaceutical products but a fall for dairy products and birds’ eggs.
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Trade gains bump driven by food, essential oils and organic chemical sectors.
Exports rise by 1% but trade surplus falls by 3%
Overall, the EU accounted for 58 per cent of total exports, while the US was the main non-EU destination accounting for 20 per cent.
Trade surplus of €3.1bn in February 2013 - CSO
Exports increased by 2.2 per cent while imports were down by -2 per cent in February 2013.
Ireland's trade surplus increases in October
The value of Irish exports was up slightly on September, while the volume of imports also fell.
Trade surplus for September down 41% on August – CSO
The drop in Ireland’s trade surplus is the first since March of this year.
Trade surplus increases by €1bn - CSO
The seasonally adjusted trade balance for August rose to €4.9 billion – the highest on record.
CSO data shows Irish exports up by 6pc in July
The CSO figures also show that exports to key target areas like India, China and Russia have risen in the last year.
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Trade surplus falls by 23 per cent in December
Ireland’s seasonally adjusted exports fell by €750m in December 2011, while imports rose to chip away at the trade balance.
Exports in November up by 9pc on previous year
The dip in exports for October was short-lived – as the trade surplus reached its highest level ever in November 2011.
Shrinking exports mean 11pc fall in trade surplus
Preliminary figures from the CSO show that the slowdown on mainland Europe could be beginning to hit Irish exports.
Exports up 10 per cent in one month
The CSO’s latest figures show that exports increased by 10 per cent in August – good news following a poor performance in July.
Ireland records its highest ever trade surplus
Ireland’s trade surplus hit its highest level in June as exports rose by almost 6 per cent.
Ireland's trade surplus rises 44% in May
New figures from the CSO show that Irish imports fell sharply in May.
Trade surplus stays above €4bn for November
The value of Irish exports in November 2010 was €4bn more than the amount we imported – for the second straight month.
Irish exporting sector continues to boom
The trade surplus – the amount by which Ireland’s exports exceed its imports – grew in September.