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According to the Eurostat, Euro area annual inflation was 1.5% in August 2017, up from 1.3% in July 2017. EU annual inflation was 1.7% in August 2017, up from 1.5% in July 2017.
According to Eurostat, the euro area had a trade surplus of €23.2 bn in July 2017, compared with the trade surplus of €24.8 bn in July 2016. In July 2017, EU recorded a trade surplus of €8.8 bn, compared with trade surplus of €3.0 bn in July 2016.
The US Commerce Department announced that advance estimates of US retail and food services sales increased by 3.2% year-on-year in August 2017 and decreased 0.2% from the previous month.
According to Australian Bureau of Statistics, seasonally adjusted, Australian unemployment rate was 5.6% in August 2017. The number of unemployed persons decreased by 1,100 to 727,500 in August 2017.
The US Department of Labor released that the Consumer Price Index (CPI), before seasonal adjustment, increased 1.9% in August 2017. On a seasonally adjusted basis, the CPI increased by 0.4% in August 2017 compared with July 2017.
According to the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), the consumer price index for Germany in August 2017 was up by 1.8% year-on-year. Compared to July 2017, the consumer price index rose by 0.1% in August 2017.
根據英國國家統計署,2017年8月份英國消費物價指數上升2.7%,2017年7月份亦上升2.6%。
According to UK National Statistics Office, UK''s trade deficit on goods and services was estimated at £2.9 billion in July 2017. Export values decreased by 0.2% and import values decreased by 0.2% compared with June 2017.
According to the Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), Germany's exports increased by 8.0% in July 2017 year on year, while imports increased by 9.4%. Upon calendar and seasonal adjustment, July’s exports rose by 0.2% month on month while imports rose by 2.2%. Trade surplus reached EUR19.5 billion in July 2017.
According to Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australian retail trade figures show that sales relatively unchanged in July 2017 compared to June 2017, seasonally adjusted, following a rise of 0.2% in June 2017.
According to Australian Bureau of Statistics, Australian GDP, seasonally adjusted, was up 1.8% year-on-year in Q2 2017. Compared with Q1 2017, GDP grew 0.8% in Q2 2017.
The US Department of Commerce announced that the US trade deficit in goods and services in July 2017 was US$43.7 billion, increased by 5.8% compared with that in July 2016. Exports of goods and services rose by 4.9% year-on-year to US$194.4 billion in July 2017, imports of goods and services rose by 5.1% to US$238.1 billion over a year earlier.
According to Eurostat, the volume of retail trade rose by 2.6% in the euro area and by 2.7% in the EU in July 2017, over a year earlier. Compared with June 2017, the volume of retail trade decreased by 0.3% in the euro area and by 0.2% in the EU in July 2017.
U.S. Department of Labor announced that US unemployment rate was 4.4% in August 2017. The number of unemployed persons was 7.1 million in the same period.
Eurostat released that the unemployment rate of member countries in the European Union was 7.7% in July 2017, down from 8.5% in July 2016. The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in the Euro area was 9.1% in June 2017, down from 10.0% in July 2016.
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