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Japan registers trade deficit

Tokyo, June 19 (IANS) Japan registered 993.9 billion yen of goods trade deficit in May, the government said Wednesday.

Jun 19 2013, 2:32am CDT | by

Japan registers trade deficit
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Tokyo, June 19 — Japan registered 993.9 billion yen of goods trade deficit in May, the government said Wednesday.

Exports increased 10.1 percent from a year earlier, while imports rose 10 percent, the finance ministry said in a preliminary report.

The figures were calculated on a customs-cleared basis, reported Xinhua.

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