The trade surplus for the I half-year 2012. amounted to 110.1 billion dollars
Exports for the I half-year amounted to 264.7 billion U.S. dollars, import — 154.6 billion dollars, according to the materials of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation.
The positive balance of payments of the Russian Federation in January-June 2012. According to preliminary data, amounted to 58.4 billion dollars
Balance of payments surplus in the I quarter of 2012. amounted to 39.3 billion dollars for the II quarter — 19.2 billion dollars for I quarter trade surplus was $ 59 billion, for the II quarter — 51.1 billion dollars.
Bank of Russia for the first time presented a balance of payments data for the I half of 2012, using a new methodology.
Recall ministry previously raised the outlook on the positive balance of trade in 2012. to 188.5 billion versus $ 144.4 billion dollars projected earlier.