Moldovan exports to Romania in I quarter of 2019 increased by 17.8%, reaching $195.5 million versus the same period of 2018
According to the National Bureau of Statistics, at the same time, the share of supplies of domestic goods to Romania in the total Moldovan exports increased from 24.47% to 26.67%. However, the volume of imports from Romania in the first 3 months of this year, compared with the same period last year, increased by 4.8% - to $180.1 million, and its share in the total Moldovan imports increased from 12.96% to 13.19%. As a result, the positive trade balance of Moldova with Romania in January-March 2019 amounted to $15.4 million, while over the same period a year earlier there was a negative trade balance of almost $6 million. Over the first quarter of 2019, Romania confidently leads the list of the largest trade partners of Moldova in exports (the purchase of Moldovan products), but takes the second place in imports (deliveries of products to Moldova) after the Russian Federation. // 17.05.2019 - InfoMarket.