Sweden’s trade surplus in November remained the same as for the previous month, the latest figures from Statistics Sweden revealed.
The trade surplus was SEK 4 billion, steady compared with October. In November 2012, the net trade surplus was SEK 3 billion. Swedish exports of goods amounted to SEK 94.5 billion in November, down 5 percent year-on-year. Imports fell 6 percent annually to SEK 90.5 billion.
Trade with countries outside the EU resulted in a surplus of SEK 14.2 billion, while the EU trade resulted in a deficit of SEK10.2 billion.