According to the International Trade Statistics for October of this year, decreases in exports of ‘industrial supplies’ (-5.9 percent) and imports of ‘fuels and lubricants’ (-36.9 percent) and ‘transport equipment’ (-16.8 percent), mainly ‘cars for passenger transport’, stand out.

Excluding ‘fuels and lubricants’, exports and imports decreased by 1.3 percent and 8.9 percent respectively (+0.8 percent and -4.6 percent, in the same order, in September 2020).