Spain trade deficit falls 10.6 percent in March y/y - Econ Min

Fri May 20, 2016 3:16am EDT
 
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MADRID May 20 (Reuters) - Spain's trade deficit fell 10.6 percent in March from a year earlier to 796 million euros ($893 million) as imports outstripped exports, the economy ministry said on Friday.

Exports in March fell 3.3 percent year-on-year to 22.44 billion euros, while imports fell 3.6 percent to 23.24 billion euros, the ministry said. ($1 = 0.8913 euros) (Reporting By Sonya Dowsett; Editing by Rodrigo de Miguel)