Preliminary Results of the Palestinian Registered* External Trade in Goods of November, 11/2016.

 

 

Exports:

Exports increased in November, 2016 by 13.7% compared to October, 2016. It also increased by 10.3% compared to November, 2015 and reached USD 89.7 Million.

 

Exports to Israel increased in November, 2016 by 12.3% compared to October, 2016 and represented 82.5% of total exports in November, 2016

 

At the same time, exports to other countries  increased by 20.5% during the same period compared to October, 2016.

 

Imports:

Imports increased in November, 2016 by 19.5% compared to October, 2016. It also increased by 14.6% compared to November, 2015 and reached USD 477.5 Million.

 

Imports from Israel slightly decreased by 0.3% in November, 2016 compared to October, 2016 and represented 53.5% of total imports in November,  2016.

 

 

On the other hand, imports from other countries increased by 54.9% compared to October, 2016.

 

Net Trade Balance on Registered Goods:

The trade balance which represents the difference between exports and imports showed an increase in trade deficit by 21.0% in November, 2016 compared to October 2016. It also increased by 15.7% compared to November, 2015 and reached USD 387.8 Million.

 

*: Includes actual data received from official sources

Source : PCBS