Bulgarian trade with third countries increased 18.9%
Main trade partners of Bulgaria were Turkey, the Russian Federation, China, Serbia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Egypt which accounted for 51.1% of the exports to non EU countries.
In July 2017 Bulgarian exports to third countries grew by 8.1% compared to the corresponding month of the previous year and amounted to 1 482.3 Billion BGN.
In the period January - June 2017 Bulgarian exports to the EU increased by 11.3% compared to the same period of 2016 and amounted to 16 345.6 Million BGN.
Main trade partners of Bulgaria were Germany, Italy, Romania, Greece, France and Belgium which accounted for 69.0% of the exports to the EU Member States.
In June 2017 the exports to the EU increased by 13.1% compared to the corresponding month of the previous year and amounted to 3 048.5 Million BGN. ■