Japan logs 905.1 bil. yen current account surplus in June

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Japan logged a current account surplus of 905.1 billion yen ($8.2 billion) in June, staying in the black for 84 months, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday. Among key components, the country had a goods trade surplus of 648.5 billion yen and a services trade deficit of 346.4 billion yen, according to the ministry's preliminary report. Primary income, which reflects returns on overseas investments, posted a surplus of 680.5 billion yen.

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