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Bosnia's Federation 10-mo trade gap widens 16.4%

Bosnia's Federation 10-mo trade gap widens 16.4% Photo: Al Rights Reserved

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), November 20 (SeeNews) - The trade deficit of Bosnia's Federation increased by 16.4% year-on-year in the first ten months of 2019, reaching 5.2 billion marka ($2.9 billion/2.7 billion euro), the entity's statistical office said on Wednesday.

Exports fell 2.3% to 6.4 billion marka, while imports rose 5.2% to 11.6 billion marka, the Federation's statistical office said in a statement.

Details of Bosnia's trade balance follow (in billions of Bosnian marka): 

  Jan-Oct '19 Jan-Oct '18
Export 6.4 6.6
Import 11.6 11.1
Deficit 5.2 4.5

(1 euro = 1.95583 marka)