The European Union’s trade surplus expanded to €15.8 billion (appoximately US$20.4 billion) in March....
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16 May 2013
15 May 2013
In March, Germany exported €94.6 billion (about US$121.8 billion) worth of goods and imported $97.6 billion worth of goods.
18 Apr 2013
Croatia is on track to become the European Union’s 28th member state on July 1, according to EU member states in their last resolution before the nation is scheduled to join.
28 Mar 2013
Cyprus sought to play down fears that its financial crisis would hit the Mediterranean island’s large shipping registry and the ship-management industry.
27 Feb 2013
Norbert Dentressangle reported its net income in 2012 was €74.7 million (about US$97.8 million), jumping 18 percent year-over-year from $82.9 million.
25 Feb 2013
The North European edition of the Global Port Tracker predicted that total European imports will decrease by 3.2 percent to 20.2 million 20-foot-equivalent units in 2013, while exports are forecasted to rise...
15 Feb 2013
During 2012, the 17-member eurozone trade in goods recorded a surplus of 81.8 billion euros (about US$109.3 billion), compared with a $21.0 billion deficit in 2011, according to Eurostat...
12 Feb 2013
London-based International Airlines Group, the merged British Airways-Iberia Airlines carrier, today initiated the process to eliminate 3,807 jobs at Iberia, in an effort to restructure the unprofitable...
12 Feb 2013
Cargotec, a Finnish company that manufactures cargo-handling machinery, reported that net income in the fourth quarter of 2012 was 8.7 million euros (about US$11.7 million)...
06 Feb 2013
During a recent European Union General Affairs Council meeting in Brussels, Vytautas Leskevicius, Lithuania’s vice minister of foreign affairs, advocated for the implementation of the EU-Ukraine free trade agreement prior to its ratification.