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G20 international merchandise trade continues to fall in the second quarter of 2019 

 G20 total international merchandise trade
 current prices and US$ billion, s.a.

G20 international merchandise trade continues to fall in the second quarter of 2019

29/08/2019 - G20 international merchandise trade, seasonally adjusted and expressed in current US dollars, continued its downward trend in the second quarter of 2019, with exports contracting by 1.9% and imports by 0.9%. 

Exports contracted by 5.3% in China (to their lowest level since Q4 2017) and by 1.1% in the United States (their lowest level since Q1 2018). 

 

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