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21-12-2018 14:09

Foreign Trade Statistics, for January - September 2018

The Statistical Service of Cyprus announces that it has published the monthly electronic publication “Intra-Extra EU Trade Statistics (by commodity and country)” for January - September 2018. It includes detailed quantity and value data on imports and exports of domestically produced goods and foreign goods, classified by the 6th digit commodity code and by partner country.

The main developments in Cyprus foreign trade were:

Total imports in January-September 2018 amounted to €6.586,8 mn as compared to €5.556,6 mn in January-September 2017. Total exports (covering total exports to third countries and to EU Member States) in January-September 2018 were €3.537,3 mn compared to €2.324,8 mn in January-September 2017. The trade deficit was €3.049,5 mn in January-September 2018 compared to €3.231,9 mn in the corresponding period of 2017.

Total exports of domestically produced goods, excluding stores and provisions, in January - September 2018 were €1.255,8 mn compared to €904,0 mn in January - September 2017. Total domestic exports of industrial products in January - September 2018 were €1.172,9  mn compared to €808,0 mn in January - September 2017.  Total domestic exports of agricultural products in January - September 2018 were €75,0 mn compared to €81,9 mn in January - September 2017.

The monthly electronic publication “Intra-Extra EU Trade Statistics (by commodity and country)” for January - September 2018 is available for free download  from the Statistical Service website, Section Publications.

(ML/SCH)