The trade gap had been $5.9 billion in the previous month, the ONS said.
The month included a $14.8 billion deficit on goods trading and an estimated surplus of $9.1 billion in services.
In the prior three months export prices, excluding oil, fell by 0.9 percent, while import prices dropped by 0.7 percent, ONS said.
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