Portugal: Exports fall 1.4% in August and imports 11.6% - INE


Exports and imports decreased by 1.4% and 11.6%, respectively, in August,  after the drop in July was 7.1% and 20.4%, in the same order, announced today the INE.

According to the International Trade Statistics of July this year, the majority of product categories decreased, with exports of industrial supplies (-7.2%) and imports of transport material (-32.9%) ), mainly other transport material (mostly airplanes).

Excluding fuels and lubricants, exports and imports decreased by 0.5% and 10.8%, respectively (-3.9% and -16.0%, in the same order, in July 2020), says the Institute National Statistics Office (INE).

Source: https://www.portugaldigital.com.br/portugal-exportacoes-recuaram-em-agosto-14-e-importacoes-116-ine/