Croatia’s foreign trade deficit increased in May from a month earlier, figures from the Croatian Bureau of Statistics showed Thursday.
The trade gap widened to EUR 779.1 million in May from EUR 705.6 million in April.
In the corresponding month last year, the shortfall was EUR 798.5 million.
Merchandise exports totaled EUR 1.23 billion in May, up from EUR 1.15 billion in April. Imports also grew from EUR 1.85 billion to EUR 2.01 billion.