July 22, 2015

CPB World Trade Monitor May 2015

The volume of world trade contracted 1.2% in May, following a 0.2% decline in April (initial estimate: +0.3%). This is shown by the CPB World Trade Monitor.
  • World trade down 1.2% month on month, following a 0.2% decrease in April.
  • World industrial production down 0.2% month on month, following 0.1% rise in April.

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The release of the next monthly CPB World Trade Monitor is scheduled tentatively for 25 August 2015.

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Nico van Leeuwen