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TABLE-German August trade surplus widens

BERLIN, Oct 8 (Reuters) - The Federal Statistics Office onMonday reported the following preliminary economic data. Figuresare in billions of euros.GERMAN TRADE (ADJUSTED) AUG 12 JULY 12 AUG 11Trade balance 18.3 16.3 13.7Exports 95.0 92.8 90.0Exports pct change m/m +2.4 +0.4 +3.2Imports 76.7 76.5 76.3Imports pct change m/m +0.3 +0.3 -0.1GERMAN TRADE (UNADJUSTED) AUG 12 JULY 12 AUG 11Trade balance 16.3 16.9 11.6Current Account 11.1 11.7 7.9Exports 90.1 93.5 85.1Imports 73.8 76.6 73.5Services -3.9 -4.9 -4.2Wages and property income 4.8 5.1 5.7Transfers -3.5 -2.5 -3.0Supplementary trade -2.6 -2.9 -2.2GERMAN TRADE (UNADJUSTED) Jan-Aug 12 Jan-Aug 11Trade balance 126.6 100.9Current account 101.5 82.4Exports 734.1 696.1Imports 607.5 595.2Services -9.4 -7.9Wage and property income 31.1 24.2Transfers -27.8 -24.7Supplementary trade -19.0 -10.1(Reporting by Berlin Bureau)

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