Indonesia Records Trade Deficit of USD270 Million in July 2017

Dian Ihsan Siregar    •    15 Agustus 2017 14:24 WIB
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Indonesia Records Trade Deficit of USD270 Million in July 2017
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Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Indonesia's Central Statistics Agency (BPS) has announced that the country's trade balance recorded a USD270 million deficit in July 2017.

Indonesia's exports reached USD13.62 billion in July 2017. The country's exports increased 16.83 percent compared to June 2017.

The country's non-oil and gas exports reached USD2.44 billion last month. The country's non-oil and gas exports increased 19.83 percent compared to the previous month.

"Indonesia's exports reached USD93.59 billion in January-July 2017. The country's exports increased 17.32 percent compared to the same period last year," BPS chairman Suhariyanto said. 

Indonesia's imports reached USD13.89 billion in July 2017. The country's exports increased 39 percent compared to June 2017.

The country's non-oil and gas imports reached USD12.11 billion last month. The country's non-oil and gas imports increased 44.31 percent compared to the previous month.



(WAH)