Macroeconomy/Finance

Bolivia closes the first semester with a $38 million trade deficit

The trade balance as of the first semester had a negative balance of $38 million, according to data from the Bolivian Institute of Foreign Trade (IBCE). Adding external sales during the first half of this year, the figures show a turnover 26% lower than that recorded in the same period of the past administration. Imports also registered a drop of 35%.

Source: El Deber