The euro zone released the trade balance for June, where the seasonally adjusted trade deficit expanded to 1.6 billion euros from the adjusted previous deficit of 0.8 billion from 0.6 billion and below the expected steady deficit.

Moreover, the trade balance surplus in non-seasonally adjusted terms widened to 0.9 billion euro, from the adjusted previous to 0.2 billion euros form 0.0, but below the expected surplus of 1.1 billion euros.