Amadeusz Juskowiak

Sweden has current payments surplus in 1986

Sweden had a 1986 current balance of payments surplus of 76 billion crowns compared with a deficit of 101 billion the preceding year according to preliminary figures from the central bank

The December current account had a 100 mln crowns deficit against a yearago 200 mln deficitDecember trade balance was 23 billion surplus against yearago two billion

The trade balance showed a 1986 surplus of 332 billion crowns compared with a 158 billion surplus in 1985 the bank said