Panamanian Exports Decrease by 50%
At the end of the first quarter, $216 million were exported, 50.2% less than during the same period in 2008.
Monday, May 25, 2009
There were 255.5 million kilograms sent abroad, a decrease of 59.1% when compared to the first quarter of 2008, according to data from the Comptroller General of the Republic.
In the first half of the year $2.3 billion were exported, 17% less than the same period of 2008.
Upon the closing of 2008, 1,497 million kilograms of fruits, meats, shellfish, clothes and petroleum by-products were exported.
During the first six months of 2013 the country sold $2.15 billion abroad, $325.7 million less than in the same period of 2012.
Data from the Bank of Guatemala (Banguat) also showed a decrease in export volumes which amounted to 137 million kilos, 28.3% less than the 191 million kilos in the same period in 2011.
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