Japan recorded a current surplus of 2,120 million euros in April

Japan posted a current account surplus of 262.7 billion yen (2.12 billion euros or $ 2.4 billion) in April, the government reported today.

The figure is 84.2% lower than that registered in the same month of 2019 and 99.7% lower than that obtained in March, according to data published Monday by the Japanese Ministry of Finance.

The Japanese trade balance registered a deficit of 966,500 million yen (7,810 million euros or 8,830 million dollars), eight times more than in the same month of a year earlier and which contrasts with the surplus of 10,300 million yen (83 million euros or 94 million dollars) registered in the previous month.

Exports fell 23% yoy to 4.9 trillion yen (€ 39.7 billion or $ 44.85 billion) and imports declined 9.5% to 5.8 trillion yen (€ 47.5 billion or 53.67 billion) of dollars).

The balance of services registered a negative balance of 630.2 billion yen (5,100 million euros or 5,760 million dollars), an increase of 73.5% year-on-year, which contrasts with the surplus of 7,200 million yen (58 million euros or 66 million dollars) March.

In the fourth month of 2020, the income account recorded a surplus of 1.98 trillion yen (16.030 billion euros or $ 18.120 billion), down 7.7% year-on-year.

Transfers registered …

From -

Want to know more on Japan recorded a current surplus of 2,120 million euros in April click here go to market news source.
Market news summary from Spain's Market News.
Author: Admin



Close
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages

Categories

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close