Dutch trade surplus falls

The Dutch trade surplus fell to €1.7 bn in July, down from €3.4 bn in the preceding month and from €2 bn in July 2005, the national statistics office CBS said. Trade with EU countries has risen more sharply than non-EU trade, with imports from within the EU up 18% year on year.

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