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El Salvador's trade deficit widens

Friday, May 2, 2014


El Salvador's trade deficit has grown 52 percent in the past five years, the country's central bank reported.

Last year, El Salvador's imports were $5.2 billion higher than its exports.

Meanwhile, the country's exports have grown at an average rate of only 1.7 percent in the past two years, the bank said.

Full story (in Spanish)