Exports increased by 31.6% y/y to reach BGN 24.8bn (EUR 1.45BN) in January-October 2010 preliminary data of the statistics office showed. The growth in October amounted 20.9% y/y to BGN 2,8bn. The imports rose by 8.9% y/y to BGN 29.9 bn for the ten months and by 11.3% y/y to BGN 3.4bn for the month. The foreign trade was in a deficit of BGN 3.2bn, down by 46.3% in January-October.
Source: IntelliNews – Bulgaria Daily (16.12.2010)