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Jordan's trade deficit with EU totaled JD2.6b in 2022

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AMMAN — Jordan's trade balance deficit with the European Union (EU) in 2022 stood at JD2.58 billion, compared to JD2.54 billion in 2021, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.اضافة اعلان

Foreign trade data issued on Wednesday by the Department of Statistics (DoS) showed that the Kingdom’s exports to the bloc's countries soared by 139 percent to reach some JD428 million in 2022, compared to JD179 million in 2021.

Meanwhile, imports from EU member states edged up by 10.8 percent to reach JD3.011 billion in 2022, compared to JD2.718 billion in 2021.

According to the figures, the Netherlands was the main EU destination for Jordanian exports while Romania was the Kingdom's top European supplier.

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