Brazil posts trade surplus of $4.14 bln in August

jueves 1 de septiembre de 2016 14:03 GYT

BRASILIA, Sept 1 (Reuters) - Brazil recorded a trade surplus of $4.140 billion in August, government data showed on Thursday, the biggest surplus posted for that month in ten years.

The result was slightly smaller than market expectations for a surplus of $4.2 billion, according to a Reuters poll. (Reporting by Marcela Ayres, writing by Silvio Cascione, editing by G Crosse)