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Bosnia's Federation trade gap widens 21.7% y/y in Jan-April

Bosnia's Federation trade gap widens 21.7% y/y in Jan-April Author: M.Crozet. License: Attribution 2.0 Generic.

SARAJEVO (Bosnia and Herzegovina), May 23 (SeeNews) - The trade deficit of Bosnia's Federation increased by 21.7% year-on-year to 1.96 billion marka ($1.1 billion/1 billion euro) in the first four months of 2019, the entity's statistical office said.

Exports edged down 1.6% to 2.47 billion marka, while imports rose 7.3% to 4.4 billion marka, the Federation's statistical office said in a statement earlier this week.

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

  Jan-April'18 Jan-April'19
Export 2.51 2.47
Import 4.1 4.4
Trade deficit 1.61 1.96

The Federation is one of two autonomous entities forming Bosnia and Herzegovina. The other one is the Serb Republic.

 

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