Saudi Exports and Imports Down in November 5 Riyadh

On the geographical distribution of the Kingdom’s non-oil goods exports, the report stated that exports to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) for Arab States topped the list of groups of exported goods and recorded a decrease of (2.33%) to (3997) million Riyals in November 2015 compared to (4093) million Riyals in November 2014.
Exports to non-Arab and Islamic Asian countries fell by (22.81%) to (3945) million Riyals, while exports to the rest of the groups have fallen by (10.50%) to (1426) million Riyals.
The CDSI’s report also pointed out that the United Arab Emirates, China, Singapore, Egypt and the United States topped the list of the top five countries to which the Kingdom exported and its exports registered (37.47%) of the total non-oil commodity exports compared to (36.93%) in November 2014.
At the same time, the United States, China, Germany, Japan and Republic of Korea were the largest five countries from which the Kingdom imported and its imports from them registered (47.53%) compared to (44.20%) in November 2014, as the report pointed out that imports from all the above mentioned five countries have fallen except Germany from which exports to the Kingdom rose by (1.94%).

14:23 LOCAL TIME 11:23 GMT