German trade recovers

|By:, SA News Editor

Germany's exports rose 2.2% on month in January after dropping 0.9% in December and beat forecasts of +1.4%.

Imports jumped 4.1% vs -1.4% and +1.3%.

The trade surplus slipped to €17.2B from €18.3B and missed consensus of €17.7B.

The euro is -0.1% at $1.3865, while DAX futures are +0.2%. (PR)

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