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Hitt og þetta 10. júlí 2006

Finnish trade surplus down in May 2006 - report

Nordic Business Report-July 10, 2006-Finnish trade surplus down in May 2006 - report
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The Finnish National Board of Customs has reported that the Finnish balance of trade showed a surplus of EUR380m in May 2006, down from EUR442m in the year-ago period.

Imports increased by 25% year-on-year to EUR4.78bn, mainly on the back of higher prices of oil, reported the Finnish news agency STT.

One euro (EUR) is worth approximately 0.69 British pounds (GBP).

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