Forex flow showed USD 8.6 bn surplus in February

Dollar inflows outpaced outflows last month in Brazil.

Agência Brasil
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Brasília – Brazil registered a foreign exchange surplus in February. US dollar inflows exceeded outflows by USD 8,626 billion, the Brazilian Central Bank reported this Thursday (7).

Financial flows (investments in bonds, profit and dividend remittances to other countries and foreign direct investment, among other operations) saw a USD 6.556 billion surplus, while trade operations (export- and import-related money exchange) ran a USD 2.07 billion surplus.

January and February combined saw a USD 8.681 billion forex surplus.

Translated by Gabriel Pomerancblum

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