Trade exchanges with Germany in the first 6 months of this year accounted for 6.6% of the total, ranking this country as the fourth trading partner.
According to the official statistics of the Institute of Statistics, in the first six months of this year, exports to Germany increased compared to the same period of 2020. In value, they reached ALL 9.5 billion from ALL 8.2 billion estimated in 2020.
According to the report on foreign trade, in the increase of exports, the biggest contributors were the group "textiles and footwear", followed by the group "construction materials and metals".
Referring to the data, imports to Germany also increased compared to the same period of 2020, reaching ALL 25.6 billion from ALL 21 billion in 2020.