Brazil imports $ 7.6 billion from the Arab world in 2018
Monday 15 Jumada I 1440 H – 21 January 2019 Release number [
CAIRO: Middle East
The Brazilian-Arab Chamber of Commerce has revealed that Brazilian imports from the Arab world have increased by 18% to a total value of $ 7.6 billion compared to 2017, when the total value of imports reached $ 6.4 billion. Billion kg.
Brazilian imports from the United Arab Emirates grew significantly, reaching $ 561 million compared to $ 186 million last year, an increase of 200%. Saudi Arabia is at the top of the list of exporters in Brazil in 2018 to $ 2.3 billion, up 23% from 2017, followed by Egypt with $ 269 million, from Kuwait with $ 212 million , from Oman with $ 124 million and Bahrain with $ 116 million. Millions in 2018. The volume of goods from Egypt amounts to 1.14 billion kg, Kuwait 622 million kg, Oman 391 million kg and Bahrain 280 million kg. According to a statement from the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, Asharq Al-Awsat received a copy yesterday. "The main products exported to Brazil from the Arab countries include fuels, inorganic oils, bituminous materials, mineral waxes, fertilizers, plastics, salt and sulfur, plastering, lime, cement, organic chemicals, fish, crustaceans, molluscs and other aquatic invertebrates, vegetables, fruit and nuts, as well as glass and glass.
"The 2018 statistics reflect the importance of the ongoing efforts of the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in promoting trade relations between Brazil and Brazil," said Rubens Hanoun, president of the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce.