The Japanese economy issued its merchandise trade balance total which inclined to 324.2 billion yen in May, compared with a previous reading 742.3 billion yen during April, while the analysts' expectations estimated to 480 billion yen.

Moreover, Japan's adjusted merchandise trade balance rose to 416.1 billion yen in May, but the actual reading is lower than a previous reading 729.1 billion yen during April, while analysts' forecasts referred to 628.8 billion yen.