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STATISTICAL UPDATES: Gov't Expenditure; External Trade

2019. július 02.

Central Statistical Office

- The surplus of the general government sector in the 1st quarter of 2019 was HUF 10 billion, 0.1% of GDP according to preliminary data. The balance improved by HUF 90 billion, or by 0.9 percentage points as a proportion of GDP compared to the same period of the previous year. The improvement of the balance was due to a larger increase in revenues than in expenditures. Details...

- In April 2019, the export volume was 3.2% and the import volume 5.7% higher than in the same period of the previous year. The surplus was EUR 245 million, EUR 238 million less than in April 2018. In January–April 2019, the surplus on the balance of external trade in goods amounted to EUR 2.1 billion, EUR 532 million less than a year earlier. Details...