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Statistics: 21.6% decrease in the value of the trade balance deficit in December 2021

Books: Fathi Al-Sayeh

Issued by the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics Today the monthly bulletin of foreign trade data December 2021 The value of the deficit in the trade balance amounted to 2. 2021 billion dollars during the month of December 194 for 3.

billion dollars for the same month of the previous year, with a decrease of
.6%.

• Among the most important indicators are the following:


• [Exports


The value of exports increased by 93 . 3% amounted to 4.32 billion dollars during the December
compared to 2.194 billion dollars for the same month of the year This is due to the increase in the value of exports of some commodities, the most important of which are: (ready-made clothes by 0%, in primary forms, with a percentage of
. . 4% of flat products made of iron or steel, with a percentage of 194. 1%, pasta and various food preparations at a percentage of 71 .6%).

while it decreased The value of exports of some commodities during the month of December 194 compared to the same month of the previous year, the most important of which is (fresh fruits at a rate of 0.9%, fertilizer at a percentage of

1%, furniture 7.6%, fresh oranges
. .0%).

• Imports

The value of imports increased by

.3%, which amounted to 6.93. billion dollars during the month of December 194 compared to 6. 93 billion dollars for the same month of the previous year

This is due to the increase in the value of imports of some commodities, the most important of which are:

(M Petroleum products with a percentage of 194 2%, raw materials of iron or steel with a percentage of
. .9%, passenger cars by 50.8%, plastics In its primary forms, at the rate of 70.0%.


While the value of imports of some commodities decreased during the month of December 2021 compared to the same month of the previous year, the most important of which is: (wheat By 7.8%, corn by 8.6%, crude oil by 194 8%, wood and its products by 32.3%).