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Exports with Greece increased during the first half of 2021

  • 7/15/2021 10:06 AM
Exports with Greece increased during the first half of 2021

Exports to Greece have increased significantly during the first 5 months of this year. According to the foreign trade report published by the Institute of Statistics, exports are estimated at over ALL 7.6 billion, from about ALL 4.6 billion that were in the same period a year ago. The highest value of exports was recorded by the groups "minerals, fuels and electricity", followed by the group "textiles and footwear". Meanwhile, imports of goods from Greece to Albania, during the period January-May amounted to about ALL 22.5 billion, when a year ago (2020) about ALL 20.6 billion were imported. In the value of goods imported from the neighboring country, the main place is occupied by the group of goods "food, beverages and tobacco" in the amount of ALL 6.4 billion, followed by the group of "construction materials and metals" in the amount of almost ALL 4.3 billion and minerals, fuel, electricity ”in the amount of ALL 3.1 billion. Referring to the data, Albania's trade exchanges with Greece during the 5-month period accounted for 7% of the total trade.