El Salvador registers 19.4 percent growth in exports

El Salvador earned US$1.9 billion in exports January through May, a 19.4 percent increase on the same period of last year, reported the central bank, BCR.

Sunday, June 8, 2008

Traditional exports contributed 11.5 percent of the total and grew at 36.6 percent year-on-year, largely thanks to increases in sales of coffee and sugar.



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