In the first nine months of 2019

Trade balance of the Autonomous Region of Madeira with foreign countries registered a 74.3 million euros surplus

According to preliminary data, the Region’s trade balance of goods with foreign countries registered a surplus of 74.3 million Euros in the first nine months of 2019, representing a coverage rate of imports by exports of 160.7%. In the same period of last year, the balance between exports and imports had also been positive (+7.1 million Euros) and the coverage rate reached 105.6%.

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In the first nine months of 2019, exports totaled 196.8 million Euros, 56.1% of which destined to the EU, while imports reached 122.4 million Euros, 87.4% of which coming from the EU.

Exports went up 46.3% year-on-year, while imports decreased by 3.9%.