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TABLE-French trade deficit widens in August

Oct 9 (Reuters) - The French customs office on Tuesday released the following data on trade balance.

Detailed figures in millions of euros and seasonally adjusted unless otherwise stated: Aug Jul Import Export Balance Import Export Balance Trade (adjusted) 43,456 38,170 -5,286 40,891 36,829 -4,062 Trade (unadjusted) 37,547 31,407 -6,140 41,881 38,126 -3,755 Agricultural products 987 1,403 +416 1,011 1,112 +101 Hydrocarbons, mining, power, 5,423 924 -4,499 4,968 908 -4,060 waste Manufacturing industry 37,531 35,082 -2,449 35,585 33,813 -1,772 Agri-food 2,961 3,712 +751 2,868 3,608 +740 Petroleum products 2,995 1,271 -1,724 2,360 1,064 -1,296 Mechanical, electronic, 8,535 7,064 -1,471 8,543 6,925 -1,618 electrical, IT Transport equipment 6,411 8,327 +1,916 5,747 7,758 +2,011 Other industrial goods 16,654 14,638 -2,016 16,194 14,159 -2,035 Textiles, clothing, leather 2,509 1,643 -866 2,459 1,624 -835 and shoes Wood, paper, cardboard 1,045 711 -334 1,031 691 -340 Chemicals, perfumes and 3,732 4,468 +736 3,726 4,266 +540 cosmetics Pharmaceutical products 2,326 2,372 +46 2,253 2,360 +107 Rubber, plastic, mineral 1,946 1,502 -444 1,921 1,438 -483 products Mnfcted goods incl. 1,992 1,137 -855 1,834 1,139 -695 jewellery, furniture Various products, books, art 309 279 -30 295 343 +48 Total (excluding defence) 44,288 37,648 -6,640 41,691 36,300 -5,391 Germany 7,539 6,419 -1,120 7,296 5,966 -1,330 Spain 2,691 2,525 -166 2,428 2,469 +41 Italy 3,158 2,802 -356 3,063 2,749 -314 Belgium 3,538 2,694 -844 3,336 2,535 -801 Britain 1,914 2,547 +633 1,868 2,395 +527 Netherlands 2,022 1,584 -438 1,929 1,459 -470 Sweden 425 461 +36 491 408 -83 Ireland 606 203 -403 632 198 -434 Portugal 403 321 -82 402 307 -95 Poland 676 583 -93 676 547 -129 Czech Republic 440 282 -158 443 274 -169 New EU member states 2,412 1,838 -574 2,084 1,760 -324 All EU 25,684 22,770 -2,914 24,565 21,430 -3,135 Eurozone countries 21,211 18,083 -3,128 20,218 17,012 -3,206 Third countries 18,694 14,918 -3,776 17,376 14,602 -2,774 United States, North America 3,071 2,344 -727 2,747 2,304 -443 China and Hong Kong 3,463 1,699 -1,764 3,395 1,702 -1,693 Switzerland 1,040 1,078 +38 988 1,125 +137 Russia 990 695 -295 698 744 +46 Turkey 465 720 +255 442 587 +145 Japan 789 687 -102 789 630 -159 Non-EU European states 3,628 2,960 -668 3,392 2,865 -527 Africa 2,444 2,325 -119 2,317 2,287 -30 America 4,219 3,607 -612 3,610 3,430 -180 Near and Middle East 1,045 1,143 +98 774 1,253 +479 Asia 6,566 4,718 -1,848 6,595 4,541 -2,054 Other 835 193 -642 734 228 -506 Defence (unadjusted) 93 174 +81 138 264 +126 Airbus 17 for 1.646 billion 28 for 2.303 billion (Paris Newsroom)

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Keywords: FRANCE ECONOMY/TRADE