trade deficit spain

The presence of state subsidiesincreased during the first years of the economic crisis

Foreign investment in Spain up 42.9% in 9mths to September

The Trade Ministry released figures for foreign investment in Spain in the nine months to September, which showed a 42.9% year-on-year increase to 15.763 billion euros, excluding divestments. This good news coincided with a sharp fall in the IBEX 35 after the result of Sunday’s general elections.