Apr 18, 2013
Japan adj trade deficit nears ¥1 trillion in March
FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - The Japanese adjusted trade deficit for March stood at ¥922 billion vs ¥1139.7 the previous month. Japan trade exports rose +1.1% on a yearly basis, more than the +0.4% expected and -2.9% prior, while the imports increased by +5.5%, slightly below the +6.3% expectations, and prior reading of +11.9%. The Merchandise Trade Balance Total came at ¥-362.4 billin vs ¥-493.3 expected and ¥-777.5 billion last.