Industrial exports increased 43% to reach JD7.6b in 2022

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AMMAN  — Factories registered with the Amman Chamber of Industry (ACI) increased their exports by 43 percent in 2022 to reach a value of JD7.577 billion, compared to JD5.296 billion in 2021, according to a report released by the chamber on Monday.اضافة اعلان

The exports of the Kingdom’s mining industries increased by 89 percent last year over 2021 figures, to reach JD2.6 billion, according to the report.

Meanwhile, the exports of the chemical and cosmetic industries reached JD1.4 billion — a 28 percent year-on-year increase — while engineering industries exports increased by 48 percent to reach JD909 million. Leather and knitting industry exports grew by 4 percent.

Over half of exports by factories registered with the ACI went to India, the US, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq, at a value of JD3.936 billion. Exports to Arab countries constituted 40.3 percent of total exports, with a value of JD3.1 billion, registering a 32.7 percent growth compared to 2021.

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