Abu Dhabi Q1 imports, exports revealed


Abu Dhabi Q1 imports, exports revealed

The total value of Abu Dhabi's imports in the first quarter of this year reached AED 26.3 billion.

Five countries contributed almost half of the capital's total imports, with Japan leading the way at just over AED 3.1 billion followed by Saudi Arabia, the United States and India.

Meanwhile, the total value of the emirate’s exports reached AED 116 billion during the first three months of 2018, with China taking first place in retail exports with a net worth of AED 1.8 billion.

Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain and India accounted for close to 52 per cent of exports in the sector.