ACI-registered factory exports up by 52% in first 2 months of 2022

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AMMAN — Exports by factories registered with the Amman Chamber of Industry (ACI) shot up by 52 percent in the first two months of 2022 to a total of JD1.125 billion, compared to JD743 million in the same period of 2021, according to Jordan News Agency, Petra.اضافة اعلان

According to a report the chamber released on Monday, the growth was driven by higher exports from most of the industrial sectors, except for the therapeutic, medical, and dermatology supplies and textile sectors, whose exports declined by 11 percent and 16 percent, respectively.

The chamber indicated that nearly half of the exports (worth JD612 million) reached the markets of India (JD252 million), followed by the United States (JD147 million), Iraq (JD108 million), and Saudi Arabia (JD105 million).

Exports from the mining industries sector in the first two months of 2022 amounted to JD403 million, chemical and cosmetic industries exports reached about JD193 million, while engineering, electrical and information technology industries sector exports stood at JD146 million.

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