Eurozone trade surplus 24.9 billion euros in April
This compares to 14.9 billion euros in April 2014, the statistical office of the European Union (EU) Eurostat said.
On a year-on-year basis, estimated exports and imports rose by 9 percent and 3 percent respectively in the eurozone in April.
Meanwhile, the 28-nation EU was estimated to have a trade surplus of 12.2 billion euros in April, up from a surplus of 0.8 billion euros in April 2014.
In the January to April period, the eurozone recorded a surplus of 77.1 billion euros, compared with 45.5 billion euros in the same period of 2014, while the EU registered a surplus of 15.1 billion euros, compared with a deficit of 5.0 billion euros in 2014. Enditem ■