Feb. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Swiss exports fell in December, according to the Federal Customs Office.
Foreign sales, adjusted for inflation and seasonal swings, declined 1.5 percent from November, when they rose a revised 5.5 percent, the customs office in Bern said in an e-mailed statement today. Imports climbed 5.5 percent after advancing a revised 4.5 percent in the previous month.
The trade surplus shrunk to 1 billion Swiss francs from 2.9 billion francs in November.
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