October exports up 17pc to €10.3bn, new figures show
FIGURES from the Central Statistics Office show that exports increased by €1.5bn to €10,299bn, or 17pc, in October.
The preliminary figures showed that seasonally adjusted goods were also up by 10pc to €5.9bn bringing the trade surplus to €4.4bn in October.
Big increases were experienced in export sectors like chemicals and medical and pharmaceutical products.
Imports of machinery and transport equipment products also increased.