The country recorded a trade surplus of K2.2 billion in June 2022 compared to a surplus of K3.4 billion in May 2022 (see Table 13), indicating a 36.0 percent decrease in the surplus.
Exports mainly comprising domestically produced goods, decreased by 6.3 percent to K16.2 billion in June 2022 from K17.3 billion in May 2022. This was mainly on account of a 9.0 11.5 and 0.4 percent decrease in export earnings from Intermediate goods, Capital goods and Consumer goods, respectively (see Table 2.2 in Annex).
Imports increased by 0.9 percent to K14.1 billion in June 2022 from K13.9 billion in May 2022. This was mainly as a result of 52.7 percent increases in import bills of Capital goods (see Table 2.6 in Annex)
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