Croatia’s trade deficit for the January to August period, widened from a year ago, preliminary figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statistics showed on Tuesday.
The trade deficit widened to 46.37 billion kuna from 41.48 billion kuna a year ago. Exports grew 3.9 percent year-on-year and imports rose 6.9 percent.
For the month of July, the trade deficit was 6.24 billion kuna versus 5.75 billion kuna in the same month last year.
The deficit for the January to July period was 41.2 billion kuna.