Exports of Amman Chamber of Industry Up JOD57m in 2 Months

تم نشره في Tue 27 March / Mar 2018. 01:00 AM
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AMMAN — Exports by factories and industrial enterprises registered with the Amman Chamber of Industry (ACI), rose by JOD57 million in the first two months of 2018 compared to the same period of 2017, according to a statistical report on Tuesday.

The chamber's exports in the first two months of this year stood at JOD703 million, compared to JOD646 million in the same period of last year, the report said.

Most of these exports went to India, with JOD114 million, followed by the United States at JOD80 million, Iraq JOD76 million, Palestine JOD75 million, Saudi Arabia JOD65 and Syria JOD56 million.

Exports of mining industries stood at JOD200 million, chemical and cosmetics JOD115 million, while food, agricultural and livestock reached JOD71 million. Exports of leather and knitwear industries stood JOD69 million, medical and pharmaceutical supplies JOD67 million, and electricity engineering and information technology at JOD56 million.

The value of other exports of the construction sector reached JOD50 million, packing, packaging, paper, cartons and office supplies industries JOD41 million, plastics and rubber JOD31 million, while exports of wood and furniture industries stood at JOD3 million.

(Petra)

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