Trade in Transfers
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Frequency of release: Quarterly
Geographical coverage: UK
Geographical breakdown: UK
In Quarter 1 of 2012, the deficit on trade in goods widened by £1.3 billion to £25.5 billion, compared with the deficit of £24.2 billion in Quarter 4 of 2011.
In Quarter 1 of 2012, total exports fell by £0.4 billion (0.5 per cent) to £76.7 billion, but total imports rose by £0.4 billion (0.8 per cent) to £102.2 billion.
The value of UK exports and imports of goods grouped by industry. Goods are attributed to the industry of which they are the principal products.
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