Russia’s May Foreign Trade Surplus Up 1.3%

Russia’s foreign trade surplus in May 2012 grew 1.3 percent year-on-year to $15.6 billion, the Economic Development Ministry said in its monitoring report on Monday.

In May 2011, Russia’s foreign trade surplus was $15.4 billion, with $43.6 billion worth of exports and $28.2 billion worth of imports.

Russia’s foreign trade turnover grew by 9.1 percent year-on-year to $352.6 billion from January to May 2012, with a trade surplus of $95.2 billion.


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