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French trade surplus falls

  • France's trade surplus narrowed to €3.4B in February from €5.6B in January and was below consensus of €5.3B.
  • Exports slipped to €36.2B from €36.31B.
  • Imports declined to €39.6B from €41.92B.
  • The budget deficit doubled to €25.7B from €12.7B.
  • CAC 40 (EWQ) futures are +0.15%, while the euro is flat at $1.374.
  • Finance Ministry Web site
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  • Quantease
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    Thats a deficit not a surplus
    8 Apr 2014, 06:52 AM Reply Like
  • 11146471
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    And still the Euro is up today??
    8 Apr 2014, 10:03 AM Reply Like
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