BANGKOK, June 28 (Reuters) -
* May current account (C/A) deficit was $0.38 billion, the first deficit since September 2014, after April’s 1.78 billion surplus, the Bank of Thailand (BOT) said on Friday.
* May exports contracted 7.2% from a year earlier, after declining 2.9% in April.
* Imports in May eased 0.2% from a year earlier, after April’s 0.4 fall.
* May trade surplus was $1.4 billion, compared with April’s revised $94 million deficit.
* May private consumption was up 0.4% from the previous month, while private investment increased 0.1%. (Reporting by Kitiphong Thaichareon Writing by Orathai Sriring; editing by Gopakumar Warrier)