FXstreet.com (Barcelona) - Swiss surplus in the balance of trade with the rest of the world has narrowed close to none in December as exports posted a substantial decline, according to data by the Swiss Statistics Office.

In December, the trade balance surplus has declined to CHF220 million from the CHF2.25 billion in November, as exports declined 4.1% year on year, and imports rose 2.3 from December last year.