Denmark's foreign trade surplus goes in right direction
The trade surplus climbed to DKK 5.6 billion from DKK 3.6 billion in the preceding month.
Exports grew 1.8 percent monthly in March, reversing a 1.6 percent drop in the preceding month. At the same time, imports slid 2.3 percent over the month, in contrast to a 2.8 percent spike in February.
Exports to EU countries rose 1.5 percent in March and those to non-EU countries went up by 2.2 percent.
Separately, the statistical office announced that country's current account surplus increased to DKK 11.0 billion in March from DKK 8.9 billion in February. ■