12.4% decrease in the value of the trade balance deficit in June 2022


Today, Monday, the Central Agency for Public Mobilization and Statistics issued the monthly bulletin of foreign trade data for June 2022, and the value of the trade balance deficit reached 3.21 billion dollars during the month of June 2022, compared to 3.66 billion dollars for the same month of the previous year, a decrease of 12.4%.

Among the most important indicators, the value of exports decreased by 3.3%, reaching $3.75 billion during June 2022, compared to $3.88 billion in the same month of the previous year. Flat products of iron or steel by 31.7%, rods, rods, angles and wires of iron 6.8%).

While the value of exports of some commodities increased during the month of June 2022 compared to the same month of the previous year, the most important of which are (oil, natural and liquefied gas products by 49.4%, crude oil by 15.6%, ready-made clothes by 12.7%, and plastics in primary forms by 29.4%).

The value of imports decreased by 7.7%, reaching 6.96 billion dollars during the month of June 2022, compared to 7.54 billion dollars for the same month in the previous year. , medicines and pharmaceutical preparations by 3.5%, soybeans by 35.3%), while the value of some commodities’ imports during the month of June 2022 increased compared to the same month of the previous year, the most important of which are: (oil products by 165.8%, crude oil by 9.7%, corn by 50.1 %, wheat (238.4%).

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