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Value of G20 merchandise trade at new high in Q2 2021, trade in services growth gaining pace

G20 merchandise trade
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Value of G20 merchandise trade at new high in Q2 2021, trade in services growth gaining pace

24 August 2021 - The second quarter of 2021 saw international merchandise trade for the G20, as measured in seasonally adjusted current US dollars, reach a new high following the record levels already posted in Q1 2021. G20 merchandise exports and imports increased by 4.1% and 6.4% in Q2 2021 compared to the previous quarter, showing a slowdown compared with the rates posted in Q1 2021 (8.6% and 8.5% for exports and imports, respectively). 

 

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G20 merchandise trade

Based on figures in current prices (billion US dollars), seasonally adjusted

Quarterly levels

Quarter-on-quarter percentage changes