Jordan's Exports to North American Countries Reach JOD496m in 6 Months

تم نشره في Mon 29 August / Aug 2016. 11:00 PM
  • Naval shipping

AMMAN — Jordan's exports to countries of North America stood at JOD496 in the first half of 2016, compared to JOD489 million in the same period of last year, according to figures of the Department of Statistics.

The US accounted for the biggest share of these exports with 90 per cent standing at JOD473 million in the first 6 months of this year.

Canada ranked second with JOD22 million, while the value of exports to Mexico reached JOD1 million.

According to the figures, exports to EU countries amounted to JOD61.5 million with Italy accounting for the lion's share standing at JOD25 million. The United Kingdom came second followed by Germany.

Regarding exports to non-Arab Asian countries, Indian accounted for 50 per cent of these exports standing at JOD360 million followed by Indonesian with JOD47 million.

Exports to non-Arab African countries dropped by 70 per cent standing at JOD11 million.

(Petra)

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