Source: Netherlands Central Planning Bureau

World export volume rose 4.9% year-on-year as of June, according to new data from the Netherlands Central Planning Bureau.

Developments in global international trade and industrial production June 2017 from CPB:

• World trade volume increased 0.5% month-on-month (growth was 1.9% in May, initial estimate 2.0%) and 0.4% in 2017Q2 (1.4% in 2017Q1).
• World trade momentum was 0.4% (non-annualised; 0.7% in May, initial estimate 1.0%).
• World industrial production grew 0.4% month-on-month (0.4% in May, initial estimate 0.1%) and 1.2% in 2017Q2 (0.6% in 2017Q1).
• World industrial production momentum was 1.2% (non-annualised; 1.0% in May, initial estimate 0.7%).

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