EU releases agricultural product trade report for January-February this year
By: Date: 2021-06-14 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,
  News from the European Commission’s official website on June 7:On the same day, the European Commission released a report on agricultural product trade for January-February 2021. The report shows that the EU agricultural trade volume from January to February this year was 46.7 billion euros, a year-on-year decrease of 9%. Among them, exports were 28.5 billion euros, a decrease of 6%; imports were 18.2 billion euros, a decrease of 12.5%; the trade surplus was 10.3 billion euros, an increase of 8%.

   From a country perspective, EU agricultural exports to the UK decreased by 1.13 billion euros, a year-on-year decrease of 17.3%; imports decreased by 1.38 billion euros, a decrease of 54.3%. The EU’s exports of agricultural products to the United States decreased by 287 million euros, a year-on-year decrease of 8.3%; imports fell by 197 million euros, a decrease of 9.7%. The EU’s exports of agricultural products to China increased by 529 million Euros, a year-on-year increase of 21.6%; imports fell by 118 million Euros, a decrease of 12.1%.