Foreign trade

Foreign trade statistics concern the movement of goods between Estonia and other countries. The concepts of exports and imports are used to indicate commodity flows.

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In August, the imports of goods increased the most

news release no 107

According to Statistics Estonia, in August 2018, the exports of goods increased by 7% and imports by 11% compared to August 2017. The growth in trade was affected the most by an increase in trade in mineral products (fuel additives, motor spirit) and raw materials and products of chemical industry (fertilizers).

Estonia\'s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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About foreign trade statistics of Estonian areas in 2017

Eesti Statistika Kvartalikiri. 3/18. Quarterly Bulletin of Statistics Estonia (p. 38)
Evelin Puura, Mirgit Silla

The article provides a short overview of the exports and imports of goods and services in counties in 2017 and shows the number of enterprises with such transactions.

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In July, fuel exports and imports increased trade

news release no 98

According to Statistics Estonia, in July 2018, the exports of goods increased by 27% and imports by 18% compared to July 2017. The growth in trade was affected the most by a significant increase in trade in mineral products (fuel additives, shale oil, motor spirit and heavy fuel oils). Mineral products trade increased in both quantity and value, exports tripled and imports doubled.

Estonia\'s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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In June, trade increased

news release no 84

According to Statistics Estonia, in June 2018, the exports of goods increased by 17% and imports by 18% compared to June 2017. The growth in trade was affected the most by increased trade in mineral products. In the first half-year, compared to the same period of the previous year, the exports of goods increased by 10% and imports by 8%.

Estonia’s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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In May, trade increased

news release no 77

According to Statistics Estonia, in May 2018, the exports of goods increased by 7% and imports by 11% compared to May 2017. The growth in trade in May of this year was broad-based, with increased exports and imports in mineral products.

<br>Estonia’s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018<br>

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In April, trade increased

news release no 68

According to Statistics Estonia, in April 2018, the exports of goods increased by 16% and imports by 13% compared to April 2017. The growth in trade in April of this year was broad-based, with increased exports and imports in both mineral products and mechanical appliances.

Estonia’s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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Trade turnover increased year on year

article
Evelin Puura, Mirgit Silla

In 2017, exports of goods from Estonia totalled 12.9 billion euros and imports to Estonia 14.7 billion euros at current prices. Trade turnover increased for the second consecutive year, exports grew by 8%, or approximately 1 billion euros and imports grew by 9%, or 1.2 billion euros compared to 2016.

Exports by main commodity section and commodity chapter, 2016, 2017

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In March, exports decreased year on year

news release no 51

According to Statistics Estonia, in March 2018, the exports of goods decreased by 3% and imports increased by 4% compared to March 2017. In the first quarter of the current year, exports increased by 6% and imports by 2%, compared to the same period of 2017.

Estonia’s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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In February, trade increased

news release no 40

According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2018, the exports of goods increased by 15% and imports by 13% compared to February 2017. There was significant growth in exports to non-EU countries, mineral products (fuels and fuel additives) were exported the most.

Estonia’s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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The year began with growth in exports

news release no 30

According to Statistics Estonia, in January, compared to January 2017, the exports of goods increased by 9% and imports decreased by 8%. The growth in exports was broad‑based, increase occurred in most commodity sections.

Estonia’s foreign trade by month, 2016–2018

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