Mongolia conducts trades with 136 countries

2016-08-15 14:22:24

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ According to the National Statistics Office, Mongolia has traded with 136 countries in the first seven months of 2016, reaching trade turnover of four billion and 374.2 million USD.

Exports makes up USD 2.5416 billion, while imports make up 1.8326 billion. The trade turnover decreased by USD 647.4 million or 12.9 %, in specific, the imports went down by 376.2 million or 17.0 %, and the exports- by 271.2 million or 9.6 %, compared with the same period of the previous year.  

Trade balance surplus stood at USD 604 million in the same period of 2015, and it has increased by USD 105 million against that period, reaching USD 709.0 million.