Brazilian retail had losses of 29.3% during quarantine

Brazilian retailers recorded losses of 29.3% between March 1 and June 6 compared to February, the period prior to quarantine. The data are from a survey carried out by the Cielo card issuer. The survey shows, however, that in the last week, between May 31 and June 6, the fall was less pronounced, with losses of 23.8% compared to February.

Source: Valor Investe

Surplus in the 1st week of June was $1.787 bn

The Brazilian trade balance registered a surplus of $1.777 billion in the first week of June. According to data released by the Ministry of Economy, the result is due to exports worth $4.207 billion and imports of $ 2.419 billion. In the accumulated result for the year, exports reached $88.724 billion and imports, $71.365 billion, totalling a positive balance of $17.359 billion.

Source: UOL Economia