The external sector of the economy for year 2007 was characterized by
a large flow of trade exchanges, amounting to a total trade volume of 3.7
billion euros, which is 26% higher relative to the previous year. Trade deficit
reached 2.1 billion euros or 27% higher relative to the ...
For the first nine-month period of 2007 the external sector of the economy
is presented with a deepened negative balance sheet in the current account,
caused by a high trade deficit.
Capital inflows have been sufficient for compensating the current deficit,
enabling an overall po...
Published by Balance of Payments and Surveys Division on 23.11.2007
The external sector of economy presented with a negative balance on
current account over 2006, mainly caused by a high trade deficit. Capital
inflows were sufficient to offset the current deficit, allowing as such an overall
positive balance amounting to EUR 207 million.
The overall balance of payments for the first quarter of 2007 resulted in a
surplus of EUR 14.5 million. Capital inflows financed about 92 per cent of
current deficit and led to the increase of the monetary authority reserve....
Published by Balance of Payments and Surveys Division on 18.06.2007