External trade in statistical mirror

2016-08-24 18:26:56

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ In the first seven months of this year, total external trade turnover of Mongolia reached USD 4,374.2 million after performing trade with 136 countries.

Trade of USD 2,541.6 million was made up by exports and USD 1,832.6 million by imports.

Total external trade turnover decreased by USD 647.4 million or 12.9 percent. Exports decreased by USD 271.2 million or 9.6%m while imports also decreased by USD 376.2 million or 17.0% against the previous year.

In the first seven months of 2015, external trade balance showed a surplus of USD 604.0 million. In the first seven months of this year, surplus of external trade balance reached USD 709.0 million which increased by USD 105.0 million against the previous year.