Dutch export growth moderated in May, after accelerating in the previous month, figures from the Central Bureau of Statistics showed Thursday.

The volume of exports climbed 5.0 percent year-over-year in May, slower than the 6.9 percent rise in April, which was the highest growth in five months.

In May, main groups that showed notable rises in exports were chemicals and transport equipment.

The volume of imports grew 1.8 percent in May from a year earlier.

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