Japan trade balance for March: Y 528.5bn (expected Y 363.2bn)

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

March 2019 trade balance from Japan, exports held down by trade wars

Trade balance: Y 528.5bn
  • expected Y 363.2bn, prior was Y 334.9bn
Trade balance (adjusted): Y -177.8bn
  •  expected Y -242.5bn, prior was Y 116.1bn
Exports -2.4% y/y:, not quite as bad as expected
  • expected -2.6%, prior was -1.2%
Imports +1.1% y/y, a miss
  • expected 2.8%, prior was -6.7%
Yen unresponsive. What else is new?

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