The value of EU agri-food exports increased by €1 billion between November 2016 and November 2017 to €12.7 billion, according to the latest monthly trade report from the European Commission. With monthly agri-food imports of around €10 billion, the monthly trade balance in agri-food products remains around €2.7 billion.
€8.0 bn surplus for EU28
The USA is the main EU partner for international trade in services. In 2016, it accounted for 26% of the EU total exports and 31% of EU imports of services.
November 2017 compared with October 2017
€0.3 bn deficit for EU28