November Imports Up by 19.7%

Imports amounted to $7.298 billion in November, up 19.7% from revised $6.094 billion recorded a year earlier. This was due to positive growth rates of nine out of the top 10 major commodities, led by iron and steel (100%). However, electronic products, the country’s top import, decreased by 7% to $2.104 billion. For the year, inbound shipments amounted to $73.724 billion, a 13.7% increase from $64.822 billion posted during same…

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