Japan exports rise 17.5% in December from year ago

Japan exports rise 17.5% in December from year ago

20/1/2022 3:57:00 AM

Japan exports rise 17.5% in December from year ago

TOKYO: Japan\u0027s exports rose 17.5 per cent in December from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance (MOF) data showed on Thursday (Jan 20). The reading compared with a 16.0 per cent gain expected by economists in a Reuters poll and followed a 20.5 per cent rise in the previous month. Imports increased

TOKYO: Japan's exports rose 17.5 per cent in December from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance (MOF) data showed on Thursday (Jan 20).The reading compared with a 16.0 per cent gain expected by economists in a Reuters poll and followed a 20.5 per cent rise in the previous month.

Imports increased 41.1 per cent in the year to December, versus the median estimate for a 42.8 per cent rise. They climbed 43.8 per cent in the previous month.The trade balance came to a deficit of 582.4 billion yen (US$5.09 billion), against the median estimate for a 784.1 billion yen deficit.

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